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Phuket: Tourist crashes into truck on Thepkasattri Rd

Phuket: Tourist crashes into truck on Thepkasattri Rd

PHUKET: A 50-year-old Australian man was injured after crashing into a truck at a red light on Saturday night (August 30).

By Eakkapop Thongtub

Monday 1 September 2014, 04:48PM

Police arrived at the scene on Thepkasattri Rd.

Police arrived at the scene on Thepkasattri Rd.

Police arrived at the scene on Thepkasattri Rd and found the tourist, Rodney Wright, 50, suffering from a head injury and a wounded knee, near the truck.

The truck driver, Rakchart Sanpee, 35, told police that he was waiting at the traffic lights when he heard something slam into the back of his truck.

Mr Rakchart said, “I came out and saw an injured man behind my truck, so I called 1669 for help.”

Police took the victim to Thalang hospital after being treated with first aid.

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Rorii | 01 September 2014 - 17:47:58

Now we have the drivers story, can we have the aussies side.

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