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Senior Sergeant Somsak with a colleague at Phuket Vachira Hospital

Motorcyclist Crashes Into Phuket Policeman on Point Duty

Saturday, July 27, 2013
PHUKET: A traffic policeman was knocked down and injured by a motorcycle in Phuket City yesterday.

Senior Sergeant Somsak Chuenbangba was struck by a rider who overtook a pink bus at the wrong time and crashed into the policeman on point duty.

The senior sergeant was controlling traffic at a t-junction on Yaowarat Road in Phuket City, not far from Phuket Police Headquarters and Phuket City Police Station, about 5.30pm.

The rider, Jakkrapong Kuankalong, 25, may face charges.

Senior Sergeant Somsak was admitted to Vachira Phuket Hospital with head injuries and what appeared to be a broken arm.


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Overtaking seems to be a large denominator in veh crashes on this island involving people vehs or property damage

Posted by slickmelb on July 28, 2013 01:35

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