Van-fuel truck crash kills two

Van-fuel truck crash kills two

TAK — Two Myanmar workers were killed and 13 others injured when a van they were travelling in slammed into a fuel truck in Muang district on Saturday.

The  accident took place at Doi Ruak between kilometre makers 67 and 68 on the Tak-Mae Sot road in tambon Mae Thor, said police.

The van was carrying migrant workers from Mae Sot district to Samut Sakhon province when it crashed head-on with the fuel truck. The force of the crash killed two workers instantly and injured 13 others. Rescue workers rushed the injured workers to a nearby hospital.

The drivers of the two vehicles escaped unhurt. Police were investigating.

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