Petrol tanker, 18-wheeler collide
- Published: 4/10/2012 at 12:02 PM
- Online news:
SARABURI - A petrol tanker and an 18-wheel truck collided on Phahon Yothin road on Thursday morning, causing an explosion that killed one driver and injured the other -- and caused a three kilometre-long traffic jam, police said.
Pol Col Amorn Sritunayothin, chief of Nong Khae police station in Saraburi province, said the driver of the 18-wheeler was burned to ashes. The driver of the tanker truck was severely injured and was sent to Nong Khae hospital.
Four fire engines called to the accident scene took about two hours to extinguish the blaze.
The crash caused a three-kilometre long traffic jam.
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