Two survive after a six wheeler overturns near the Sarasin Bridge

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Kritsada Mueanhawong

Two people have survived after a six wheeler truck, carrying goods on the way to Patong, has overturned in the far north of the island. Police and rescue workers arrived at the scene on Thepkrasattri Road, southbound, near the Phuket Gateway at 1am this morning, to find a six wheeler truck…

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