Singaporean dies in bike smash near Phuket
PHUKET: A top creative director with advertising agency McCann Worldwide in Singapore died instantly on Friday when her BMW motorbike was in collision with a car just north of Phuket.
Tuesday 1 November 2011, 09:17AM
Charlene Jade Tay was in a group of six bikers who left Singapore on Wednesday heading for Phuket.
The New Paper reported that Ms Tay, who had worked with McCann for four years, died at the scene.
Antony Chaw of Singapore bike dealer BMW Motorrad, was injured in the crash. He is now at Phuket International Hospital, where he underwent emergency surgery for broken bones in both hands and a broken right leg.
Arrangements are being made for Ms Tay’s body to be taken back to Singapore.