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Sleeping van driver injured seven passengers

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  • Writer: Sutthiwit Chayutworakan and Amornrat Mahitthirook
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SAMUT PRAKAN - The driver of a public van from Bangkok to Pattaya confessed on Wednesday to falling asleep behind the wheel and causing an accident which injured seven passengers. 

The van from Bangkok to Pattaya had an accident in Bang Bo district, Samut Prakan, on Wednesday after the driver fell asleep. (Photo by Sutthiwit Chayutworakan)

Thanachai Rungroj told Buraphawithee Expressway police that he fall asleep at the time when the vehicle hit the rear of a car on its way from Bangkok to Pattaya on the Bang Na-Bang Pakong elevated tollway at 5.30am in Bang Bo district.

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