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Phuket Russian tourists injured as bus goes off-road

PHUKET: Three Russian tourists were taken to hospital after the bus they were travelling in crashed into a verge at Khok Kloi, Phang Nga, yesterday afternoon (Nov 27).

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Eakkapop Thongtub

Monday 28 November 2016, 10:18AM

The driver, 26-year-old Inthonkorn Janrasklang, said the bus’ brakes failed as he approached the Intersection near the Khok Kloi Bus Station at about 2pm.

Mr Inthonkorn said he swerved off the road to avoid ploughing into traffic waiting at the traffic lights.

Mr Inthonkorn explained to Takua Thung Police Inspector Lt Thavorn Thongkam that the bus was carrying 42 passengers from Khao Lak to Phuket.

Three passengers were taken to Takua Thung Hospital for treatment of injuries.

“The other 39 passengers are fine,” Lt Thavorn said.



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Kurt | 29 November 2016 - 11:54:21

@ Jome:  Yes, Jome, I agree with you, and realized myself already that probably less than 10% of the accidents make headlines.
And yes, I comment on a few of that 10%, accidents by photo's showing the damage and/or flipping over, even diving into the 'deeps' beside the thai roads prove that thai drivers just lost control due to not adjusted speed at accident locations.
That is why I ...

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Jome | 28 November 2016 - 21:47:57

There is no accident report without Kurts comment....The problem is however that probably less than 10 % of the accidents make headlines....

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Bigaresort | 28 November 2016 - 16:53:49

Why are there never any comments from the authority's in charge?Dont they get payd? Perhaps they are not important at all,so get rid of them save there income and give it to the victime's of future crashes!Because they are for sure!This is not a JOKE!!

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malczx7r | 28 November 2016 - 11:55:31

Ah the now infamous "The brakes failed" quote from the driver!!

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Kurt | 28 November 2016 - 10:27:52

Thai bus accident after bus accident.
And all busses have brake failures.
Good reason not to travel with thai busses!

If it are not brake failures ( just thai lies) than asking:
Are there still competent thai bus drivers, or were the safe arriving busses just under the 'good stars'?

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