Accidents – Misc.

You can find below links to articles about accidents that don’t fit into the other sections of our press review (minivans, buses, holidays, road rage, Pattaya and Phuket).

2017

24 Apr 2017 – Pickups collide, 3 killed, 14 injured
22 Apr 2017 – Two Britons killed in Surat Thani crash
21 Apr 2017 – Driver dies when car slams into Chon Buri toll booth
20 Apr 2017 – Family of road-racing victims calls for tougher law
18 Apr 2017 – Man dies in Rayong in suspected hit and run
18 Apr 2017 – 7-Eleven engulfed by flames after car crashes into it
31 MAr 2017 – Dutchman, Thai woman killed in Udon crash
18 Mar 2017 – MRTA pushes for replacement of damaged car
17 Mar 2017 – Vehicles plunge from road where bridge demolished
16 Mar 2017 – Three die, 3 hurt in head-on collision
16 Mar 2017 – Four killed, including girl, in oil tanker-lorry crash
15 Mar 2017 – Three-wheeler hits crowd, killing one
12 Mar 2017 – Accident kills 2, injures 13
11 Mar 2017 – Three killed as BMW plunges into ditch
10 Mar 2017 – Police family die in highway collision during storm
09 Mar 2017 – Pickup hit by oil train at crossing in Phitsanulok
06 Mar 2017 – Plan to replace vans gathers pace
26 Feb 2017 – Unfortunate driver gets a tough brake
25 Feb 2017 – Three die after pickup plunges into creek
22 Feb 2017 – Injured student left ignored on roadside
21 Feb 2017 – Highway overpass collapses when hit by truck
20 Feb 2017 – Car driver killed, 3 injured in railway crossing crash
15 Feb 2017 – Two crashes kill 12, including French women
15 Feb 2017 – Car catches fire on expressway
15 Feb 2017 – German couple killed on motorcycle at Cha-Am U-turn
15 Feb 2017 – Man nabbed with meth pills after crash
09 Feb 2017 – Two killed, two injured when trucks collide
09 Feb 2017 – Elderly motorcyclist ignores barrier, killed by train
08 Feb 2017 – Russian killed, two foreigners hurt in big-bike crash
04 Feb 2017 – Nan official hurt by manlift at tourism fair
03 Feb 2017 – Multi-truck collision, fire kills driver injures others
03 Feb 2017 – 24 students hurt when school truck overturns in Khon Kaen
01 Feb 2017 – Lorry trailer overturns, driver killed
19 Jan 2017 – Crashed fuel tanker goes up in flames as driver flees
03 Jan 2017 – Tougher test for driving licences from Wednesday

2016

25 Dec 2016 – Elderly man crushed to death in pile-up
23 Dec 2016 – Truck driver’s boss will pay compensation to victims
23 Dec 2016 – Insurance woes for lorry rampage victims
21 Dec 2016 – Drugged truck driver causes chaos in Ekamai
21 Dec 2016 – Truck rampage damages 36 vehicles in Ekamai area
21 Dec 2016 – Van crash kills 3, tour bus crash injures 15
17 Dec 2016 – Driver survives car park plunge
15 Dec 2016 – Drunk drivers risk licence, car seizures
15 Dec 2016 – Drunk drivers risk licence, car seizures
14 Dec 2016 – Briton charged after fatal crash on Koh Samui

2015

22 Dec 2015 – New Year drivers warned of 101 danger spots
21 Dec 2015 – Victory Monument minivan drivers tested for drugs, booze
18 Dec 2015 – 5 killed in crash while celebrating lottery win
12 Dec 2015 – Student killed in Korat crash after cycling event
10 Dec 2015 – Monk driving car that killed 2 university students
01 Nov 2015 – Pickup overturns; 4 Cambodians killed
26 Oct 2015 – Six killed in Lamphun pickup accident
25 Oct 2015 – Chinese tourists, Thai survive crash with cow
23 Oct 2015 – 2 died in pickup truck crash
09 Sep 2015 – Father, daughter die in car-big bike crash
08 Sep 2015 – 3 killed in high-speed pickup crash
06 Sep 2015 – Two killed in train-truck collision
31 Aug 2015 – Seven die when pickup skids into loaded truck
19 Aug 2015 – Malaysian killed, 2 hurt in Hat Yai car smash
17 Aug 2015 – Girl killed in Hua Hin car-train collision
12 Aug 2015 – Nine young students killed when pickup hits tree
09 Aug 2015 – Student killed in motorbike crash
08 Aug 2015 – Four killed en route to good-luck ritual
07 Aug 2015 – Briton killed, 11 hurt in Trat crash
01 Aug 2015 – Truck topples 47 power poles
01 Aug 2015 – Ex-Democrat MP badly hurt in crash
29 Jul 2015 – Police nab man after car chase
26 Jul 2015 – Oil tanker blaze in Uttaradit kills driver
22 Jul 2015 – 5 killed, 1 hurt in Chon Buri wreck
21 Jul 2015 – Nakhon Sawan cop in murder-suicide
17 Jul 2015 – Motorcyclists avoiding checkpoint killed by pickup
09 Jul 2015 – Road collapses in Pathum Thani
08 Jul 2015 – Man charged over fatal crash
07 Jul 2015 – Toddler killed when father backs lorry over him
06 Jul 2015 – 5 soldiers killed in Surat Thani crash
05 Jul 2015 – 4 killed when car rams into wall in Samut Prakan
26 Jun 2015 – Actress driver of car that killed policeman
26 Jun 2015 – Car hits parked truck, three killed
25 Jun 2015 – Boy killed, mother, brother injured at unguarded rail crossing
15 Jun 2015 – Woman hurt as motorcycle ‘sucked’ by train
12 Jun 2015 – Fatal rail crossing crash in Phitsanulok
09 Jun 2015 – Uncoupled train wagons kill motorcyclist at crossing
12 May 2015 – Tollway horror crash driver loses last appeal
11 May 2015 – 2010 tollway crash final appeal rejected
10 May 2015 – Woman hurt in car-train crash
06 May 2015 – Stolen car, fake name thwart hit-and-run investigation
05 May 2015 – Another cyclist killed, 2 injured in Bangkok
04 May 2015 – Fallen crane delays north-bound trains in Bangkok
28 Apr 2015 – http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/544243/8-workers-die-18-critically-hurt-in-crash
22 Apr 2015 – 1 killed, 23 injured in 9-vehicle crash
20 Apr 2015 – Asean neighbours bookend Thailand’s Songkran death toll
19 Apr 2015 – Three women on meditation trip killed
18 Apr 2015 – Dutch biker dies in Pattaya accident
06 Apr 2015 – American woman plays demolition derby in Pattaya
23 Mar 2015 – Workers charged over fatal crash
22 Mar 2015 – Abbots caught drink-driving, disrobed
21 Mar 2015 – Crash kills medical student
21 Mar 2015 – Logs, drugs seized after fatal crash
12 Mar 2015 – 2 hurt, 3 cars smashed in wild Pattaya police chase
07 Mar 2015 – Two dead in four-vehicle crash
06 Mar 2015 – Final farewell to Chilean cyclist
04 Mar 2015 – 2 dead, 5 hurt in Kanchanaburi wreck
28 Feb 2015 – Crash kills highway policeman
22 Feb 2015 – Cross-continental cyclist killed in Korat crash
22 Feb 2015 – One dead in train crash
21 Feb 2015 – Truck driver killed at rail crossing
10 Jan 2015 – Ex-soldier killed in truck-bike crash

2014

24 Dec 2015 – Road accident compo increased
21 Dec 2014 – Pickup truck crash injures 19 Rohingya
16 Dec 2014 – Drunk driving monk caught speeding
15 Dec 2014 – Biker falls from bridge, hit by car, lives
07 Dec 2014 – 14-year-old driver killed in accident
03 Dec 2014 – Pattani road accident kills 1, injures 3
27 Nov 2014 – Brakes not to blame for fatal car plunge from Bangkok mall car park: expert
24 Nov 2014 – Speeding biker dies in road crash Ducati rider killed riding illegally on elevated road
21 Nov 2014 – Boy dies, skull fractured in crash
17 Nov 2014 – Several road racers injured by angry motorist in Prachinburi
19 Nov 2014 – Rail crossing crash kills 2, injures 2
03 Nov 2014 – Motorcyclist thrown off tollway
30 Oct 2014 – Four killed, 30 injured in train-truck crash in Khon Kaen
28 Oct 2014 – Rail crossing accident halts trains Phetchaburi-Cha-am-Hua Hin train services suspended
28 Oct 2014 – One killed as Bangkok-Hua Hin train crashes into pick-up truck
23 Oct 2014 – Trucker in 18-car Rayong pileup jailed
19 Oct 2014 – Two Myanmar men die in overpass fall
13 Oct 2014 – Woman dies in tollway car plunge
28 Sep 2014 – Truck’s sudden U-turn kills 3yo girl
25 Sep 2014 – 5 Pattaya U-turns called deadly
15 Jun 2014 – Accident kills 7, wounds 16 Cambodians
12 Jun 2014 – Rubbish truck takes down power poles
12 Jun 2014 – Epileptic fit causes fatal school crash
11 Jun 2014 – Epileptic fit leads to school tragedy
06 Jun 2014 – Curfew-breaker drunk hits bike racers
29 Apr 2014 – Police-killer driver allowed bail
29 Apr 2014 – Young woman dragged by car (video)
28 Apr 2014 – Driver who killed 3 policemen apologises
25 Apr 2014 – Trailer truck takes down flyover
22 Apr 2014 – 2010 crash girl driver sentence upheld
29 Mar 2014 – Truck hits train, one dead
28 Mar 2014 – Two killed in 7-vehicle crash
27 Mar 2014 – Double-deck buses must pass slope test
22 Mar 2014 – Crash blamed on sleeping officer
21 Mar 2014 – Three dead in expressway crash
13 Mar 2014 – Elephant pile-up claims 6 lives, hurts 2
12 Mar 2014 – Six die in three-vehicle-elephant collisions
10 Mar 2014 – B26m car in Samut Prakan crash
16 Feb 2014 – Vendor killed by flying truck wheel
08 Jan 2014 – Student dies in Rayong accident
06 Jan 2014 – Policeman killed, three injured by speeding motorist
04 Jan 2014 – Falling lorry load kills driver
03 Jan 2014 – Man crushed after truck sheds its load

2013

15 Dec 2013 – Ten dead in Khon Kaen crash
10 Dec 2013 – Six killed in flyover crash after night out
07 Dec 2013 – Driver, futsal players killed in car crash
30 Nov 2013 – Four women killed on way to funeral
18 Nov 2013 – Accident kills 7, injures 8 in Buri Ram
04 Nov 2013 – Accidents jam Yommarat exit
28 Oct 2013 – Man assumed dead in Chi River crash
27 Oct 2013 – Four killed in pickup-train crash
18 Oct 2013 – Truck falls into roadworks hole
07 Oct 2013 – Pickup truck crashes, 18 killed
07 Oct 2013 – At least 16 people were killed in a car accident in Burirum Monday
20 Sep 2013 – Passenger truck hits parked lorry
09 Sep 2013 – Truck hits 10 vehicles, kills woman
19 Aug 2013 – Car wash staff crash client’s car
14 Aug 2013 – 6 killed, 3 injured in pickup truck crash
12 Aug 2013 – Lorry driver killed as bus hits 3 vehicles
10 Aug 2013 – Teen dies as car slams into shop
06 Aug 2013 – 5 dead, 4 hurt in trailer truck collision
25 Jul 2013 – Woman, sons saved from sinking car
24 Jul 2013 – Drivers urged to let ambulances pass
18 Jul 2013 – Northern rail line reopens
17 Jul 2013 – Express train derailment blamed on damaged tracks
17 Jul 2013 – Names of injured train passengers
15 Jul 2013 – Public vans to park below expressway
11 Jul 2013 – 17 students hurt in accident (pix)
26 Jun 2013 – Man drowns as pickup falls into canal
24 Jun 2013 – 4 dead in pickup-truck collision
21 Jun 2013 – 4-year-old girl killed by school van
20 Jun 2013 – 44 injured when truck hits school bus
20 Jun 2013 – 44 injured when truck hits school bus
07 Jun 2013 – Falling beams injure 5 in station construction mishap
05 Jun 2013 – Injured man dies after cop tells ambulance to move
04 Jun 2013 – Car import scam hits govt Padermchai’s son tied to luxury vehicle blaze
03 Jun 2013 – Burnt Lamborghini linked to tax evasion
02 Jun 2013 – 5 dead, 2 hurt in head-on collision
02 Jun 2013 – DSI searches for car owners
31 May 2013 – Six-car crash, fire in tunnel (pix
30 May 2013 – Police: Gutted cars had ‘no owner’
29 May 2013 – Luxury cars destroyed in truck fire pix
21 May 2013 – Two policemen killed by drunk driver
16 May 2013 – Car on fire in Pathum Thani (photos)
13 May 2013 – Cement truck runs red light, kills 4
13 May 2013 – Pathum hit-and-run suspect shows up
12 May 2013 – 2 killed, 3 injured in gas truck accident
11 May 2013 – Falling bridge kills driver
10 May 2013 – Car crushed after oilrig hits overpass
08 May 2013 – y driver suffocates in parked car
01 May 2013 – Truck catches fire, driver flees
30 Apr 2013 – ‘Drowsy driver’ killed in crash (pix)
27 Apr 2013 – 2 soldiers killed in road accident
26 Apr 2013 – Diesel tanker accident causes oil rush
25 Apr 2013 – Four teachers die in car crash
29 Apr 2013 – Empty tank scam fools taxi passengers
23 Apr 2013 – One dead, 100 hurt in three-bus pileup
23 Apr 2013 – Rock-thrower hits Bangkok streets
23 Mar 2013 – Firefighter killed near Pai
22 Mar 2013 – Two killled, 54 injured in bus accident in Prachin Buri
20 Mar 2013 – ‘Drunk officer’ accused of hitting bike
14 Mar 2013 – Most people still don’t wear crash helmets
13 Mar 2013 – ACMECS action plan highlights transport and tourism
05 Mar 2013 – Bus stop rage driver’s sentence cut
04 Mar 2013 – Transport Co to tighten safety for vans
04 Mar 2013 – Van driver dies, 5 hurt in accident (pic)
03 Mar 2013 – Van-train crash in Kanchanaburi
03 Mar 2013 – 7 killed as crashed van goes up in flames
25 Feb 2013 – Woman killed in tourist van-train crash
25 Feb 2013 – Police truck clamped for illegal parking
25 Feb 2013 – Golf stars in highway crash
24 Feb 2013 – Careless truck driver drops backhoe
22 Feb 2013 – Russian baby killed in crash
21 Feb 2013 – Police probe ‘anti-breathalyser’ toffee
19 Feb 2013 – Bodies of British cyclists to be sent to UK
17 Feb 2013 – One killed, 7 injured in car drifting stunt
17 Feb 2013 – British cyclists die in Chachoengsao
16 Feb 2013 – Truck crushes mum and tot
15 Feb 2013 – ‘Lucky couple’ killed in road accident
15 Feb 2013 – Lottery-winning couple killed in road accident
07 Feb 2013 – Tanker truck cracks open on highway
06 Feb 2013 – Truck overturns, blocks Phahon Yothin
06 Feb 2013 – (Update) 5 killed as bus overturns in Chumphon
06 Feb 2013 – Thai tour bus accident kills five, including French tourist
03 Feb 2013 – 7 killed, 3 hurt in Korat van crash
31 Jan 2013 – Students killed in bus accident
25 Jan 2013 – Students, driver injured in bus accident
20 Jan 2013 – Five die in 10-car pileup
15 Jan 2013 – Ten killed in Sukhothai collision
14 Jan 2013 – Netizens rage at ‘rich’ man abusing law
10 Jan 2013 – Russian dies in motorbike accident
10 Jan 2013 – 1 dead, 3 hurt in underage driver crash
09 Jan 2013 – Bus overturns in Chumphon, 2 dead
03 Jan 2013 – Gas tanker, pickup collide in Bang Na
03 Jan 2013 – Korean teenager killed while jogging
03 Jan 2013 – New Year death toll rises to 365
03 Jan 2013 – First 6 days of New Year Holiday see 332 deaths
02 Jan 2013 – New Year death toll rises to 332

2012

28 Dec 2012 – One dead as holiday road danger period begins
26 Dec 2012 – Seven-vehicle collision, 3 dead, 3 hurt
18 Dec 2012 – Woman KO’d in road rage dispute
16 Dec 2012 – Rama III damage reports sought
15 Dec 2012 – Accident cuts power to Rama III
15 Dec 2012 – Hit-run victim dumped in Trang
11 Dec 2012 – Four die, 30 hurt in bus accident
07 Dec 2012 – Police officer injured in Bangkok pile-up
06 Dec 2012 – Cop survives scary accident (pix)
13 Nov 2012 – Truck spills acid near Bangkok
12 Nov 2012 – Chemical truck spills acid in Bangkok
11 Nov 2012 – 2 killed, 6 wounded in Kalasin accident
11 Nov 2012 – Two die in tanker-motorcycle crash
10 Nov 2012 – Cyclist killed by drunk driver
05 Nov 2012 – BMTA needs to boost safety for bus passengers
04 Nov 2012 – Plunge car to be examined
03 Nov 2012 – Woman dies in five-storey car park plunge
02 Nov 2012 – Drugs found in overturned car
28 Oct 2012 – Nine killed as cars collide in Trang
27 Oct 2012 – Nine killed in Trang road accident
24 Oct 2012 – Three dead as family car returning from Vegetarian Festival slams into tree
20 Oct 2012 – Government Worker killed in hit-and-run road crash in Sattahip
14 Oct 2012 – Politician’s car skids into ditch
08 Oct 2012 – Five killed in road accident
01 Oct 2012 – First-car tax rebates start Friday
28 Sep 2012 – ‘Eagle eye’ on bad drivers
27 Sep 2012 – Two students injured in Narathiwat bus blast
26 Sep 2012 – Motorcyclist dies following road crash with 22-wheel truck in Chonburi City
18 Sep 2012 – 18 year old student rushing to exams killed in Sattahip road crash
12 Sep 2012 – Brazilian Chonburi FC Reserve Player arrested after road crash in Chonburi
08 Sep 2012 – Drunk Driver escapes serious injury following road crash in Sattahip
06 Sep 2012 – One dead, one injured as truck slams into Gold Shop close to Chonburi City
04 Sep 2012 – Boy hit by car on expressway
03 Sep 2012 – 1 killed, 6 hurt in high speed crash
31 Aug 2012 – Drink driver kills 1, injures another
20 Aug 2012 – Car plummets off expressway (pic)
17 Aug 2012 – Road accident claims three lives
15 Aug 2012 – Honda Civic plunges from expressway, killing driver
15 Aug 2012 – Car falls off expressway, driver dies
15 Aug 2012 – Safety drive for roads, billboards
14 Aug 2012 – Chemical Tanker fire causes chaos on major highway in Chonburi District
10 Aug 2012 – Daughter of actor Kowit killed in car accident
09 Aug 2012 – Motor expo will cash in on first-car tax break
04 Aug 2012 – Car scheme conditions tweaked
02 Aug 2012 – Tuk Tuk Passenger dies in early morning road accident in Sattahip
01 Jul 2012 – Swedish Road Deaths: Crash driver sentencing deferred – again
19 Jun 2012 – 14 year old motorbike driver killed in road crash in Sattahip
06 Jun 2012 – Hit-run driver surrenders
12 May 2012 – Alcohol found in blood of drivers killed in tollway smash
11 May 2012 – Police crackdown on use of phones, TV by drivers
27 Apr 2012 – 320 killed on highways in seven days of Songkran
26 Apr 2012 – 7,000 arrested for drunk driving in 2012
26 Apr 2012 – Drivers and traffic cops, an uneasy relationship
17 Apr 2012 – 253 dead in road accidents in first five days of Songkran
29 Mar 2012 – Ten killed and 52 injured in Two upcountry smash-ups
29 Mar 2012 – Garbage truck hits, fells six power poles, causing blackout in Pattanakarn area
28 Mar 2012 – 18-car accident kills three and injures 20 in Saraburi
28 Mar 2012 – Three killed in 18-car pile-up
12 Mar 2012 – Students holidaying in Phuket survive Phang Nga crash
20 Feb 2012 – Five dead, 16 injured in Phang Nga crash
13 Jan 2012 – Road accident death toll hits 335 on last day of New Year ‘high risk travel week’
28 Jan 2012 – Road accident kills Wat Arun deputy abbot