A man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter and drunk driving in the death of a bicyclist on Bang Na-Trat Road early Saturday morning.
Police, fire and emergency workers called to the scene at Km 8 of the busy road in Bangkok's eastern suburbs found a Chevrolet ablaze on the highway shoulder.
It took firefighters about 30 minutes to put out the fire. They then discovered the charred remains of an unidentified man in his twenties inside the car. His right leg was missing.