THE PAVILIONS PHUKET BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL, PHUKET
THE PAVILIONS PHUKET BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL, PHUKET Kata Rocks
The Phuket News Novosti Phuket Khao Phuket

Thai man, 30, dies in Phuket motorbike crash

Thai man, 30, dies in Phuket motorbike crash

PHUKET: A 30-year-old Thai man died last night when he crashed his Yamaha motorbike at the entrance to Soi Banga in Pa Khlok.

accidentsdeathpolicetransport
By Eakkapop Thongtub

Wednesday 19 September 2018, 09:48AM


The motorbike was owned by one of Bancha Sangswang’s co-workers. Photo: Eakkapop Thongtub

The motorbike was owned by one of Bancha Sangswang’s co-workers. Photo: Eakkapop Thongtub

Thalang police were notified of an accident on route 4027 from Heroines Monument to Pa Khlok at 8:35pm.

Capt Jarut Lampan of the Thalang Police went to inspect the scene to find the body of Bancha Sangswang, 30, from Nong Khai province lying in the road with a severe head injury. Nearby the body was a blue Yamaha R15 motorbike.

There were marks in the road from where the motorbike slid and blood was found on the concrete pole of a traffic sign in the central reservation.

BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL, PHUKET

One of Mr Bancha’s co-workers told police that he had just bought a new bike and Mr Bancha wanted to give it a test run. When he was riding the bike, Mr Bancha lost control and crashed into the traffic sign causing his death.

Mr Bancha’s body was taken to Thalang Hospital where an autopsy will be carried out to confirm the cause of death.

Comment on this story

* Please login to comment. If you do not have an account please register below by simply entering a username, password and email address. You can still leave your comment below at the same time.

CAPTCHA

Kurt | 19 September 2018 - 10:09:06

Test drive at dark hours on Phuket ill lighted roads.
Speed is your winner,... to heaven.
Lucky no other traffic participants were effected.

Have a news tip-off? Click here

 

Phuket community
AoT confirms overcharging Phuket van driver not registered to pick up airport passengers, tout illegally roams terminal

This article shows clearly that the Phuket RTP is lying when they say that this affair was a misunde...(Read More)


Phuket airport van B3k fare ‘just a misunderstanding’, say police

Mr Prapai is lying, or softening this criminal behavior, or not knowing what he is talking about wit...(Read More)


Phuket airport van B3k fare ‘just a misunderstanding’, say police

'Overcharged a little bit'. A so called cheating little bit, yes? Shame, and the misundersta...(Read More)


Brit expat behind bars for attacking Phuket dog

Good news! I hope he get what he deserve. Dog fighting is not a human matter and pretend revenge bec...(Read More)


PM Prayut asks Thais to be patient

With 'sweeping powers' the thai people were promised: 'First reforms, than (s)election. ...(Read More)


Patong fire destroys 12 shops, causes more than B1mn in damage

In 1 week a student died, 1 in hospital after electrocution, shops burned down. 'Case closed...(Read More)


PM Prayut calls out Phuket van driver for overcharging Aussie tourists

Thai friends on Phuket in 'tourist jobs' are telling me that not many tourist come to Phuket...(Read More)


Searching for justice, nine years on

In regards to the Dependents of the 9 people that were killed & the 4 people that were injured: ...(Read More)


PM Prayut calls out Phuket van driver for overcharging Aussie tourists

Point of fact: in order to have "called out" the van driver the good general (oops, sorry,...(Read More)