Two dead as pickup truck crashes into 18-wheel truck on Doi Khun Tan

Two people have died and another person injured after a pickup truck crashed into an 18-wheel truck then flipped on Doi Khun Tan yesterday, Jan. 21.

The accident occurred on Chiang Mai – Lampang Road (Highway 11) near the 501+900 kilometer marker through Mae Sao, Mae Tha District, Lamphun at around 5 p.m.

According to reports, the pickup truck has crashed into the back of the 18-wheel truck while traveling around a bend on the notorious mountain section of the highway, causing it to flip on its roof.

Other those dead, at least one was traveling in the back of the pickup truck at the time. One victim was named as Mr. Watana Panya, 33, a construction worker from Ban Thi, Lamphun.

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Photo: Tamsa Nat Lamphun