Three killed, five injured in Sa Kaeo collision

Three killed, five injured in Sa Kaeo collision

Photo by Sawat Ketngam
Photo by Sawat Ketngam

SA KAEO -- Three people were killed and five others injured in head-on collision between two pick-up trucks in Watthana Nakhon district of this eastern province on Sunday, police said.

The accident occurred at 9.20am at an intersection near Ban Nong Yang in tambon Tha Kwien, involving an Isuzu pick-up truck with six people on board and a Nissan pick-up truck with two passengers.

All six people in the Isuzu pick-up were injured, one of them, a woman, seriously. The woman, Chonthicha Promthao, later died at a hospital in the provincial town.

In the Nissan pick-up truck, Chaiya Boonruam, 36, the driver, and his eight-year-old son Chaiyan were killed.

The injured were admitted to Watthana Nakhon Hospital.

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