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Falling tree kills rich businessman

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PATHUM THANI – A wealthy businessman has died after he was crushed by a tree that fell on him while he was riding a motorcycle in Muang district on Sunday, according to reports. 

Police and medical units pulled the severely injured man out from under the six-metre tree and rushed him to hospital.

He was later identified as Charoen Chanpalangsri, owner of Polycon Ltd, a two billion to three billion baht a year business.

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