Two students killed in bus crash in Mae Chaem

Two students were killed and several others injured following a crash involving a bus in Mae Chaem District.

The accident occurred around 12 p.m. today (June 15) and is said to have involved the bus losing control in wet weather on Mae Luang Road in Mae Pang. Reports suggest that the bus may have suffered a mechanical issue prior to the crash which is, in many cases in Thailand, usually brake failure.

The injured students have been taken to hospital and police are investigating the cause of the crash.