Friday, March 31, 2017
Australian Tourist in Patong Crushed After Motorbike Collides With Cement Truck
Thai Visa news reports that an Australian tourist died after he was crushed by a cement truck on a quiet road near Tri Trang Beach, south of Patong, yesterday evening (Mar 30). Kusoldharm rescue workers were called to the scene and found the man, a 49-year-old Australian tourist under the right side of truck. His motorbike was on the ground on the left side of the truck.
A helmet was found at the scene, but the man had suffered severe trauma. His body was taken Patong Hospital. Phuket Tourist Police reported that the man checked in alone at the Baan Laimai Patong Beach Resort on Monday (Mar 27) and was due to check out tomorrow (April 1).