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3 vehicle incident injures 2 Chon Buri policemen

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2 policemen in Chon Buri’s Si Racha district suffered “moderate injuries” in a 3 vehicle incident, when a car hit their motorbike, sending them crashing into another car yesterday. Fellow Si Racha officers were notified of the incident, which occurred at the Saint Louis Intersection in the Surasak subdistrict.

Police and emergency responders arrived at the scene to find 2 injured officers on the ground. They were taken to a local hospital for treatment. Nearby, rescue workers found a damaged police motorbike and a damaged Toyota sedan. The sedan’s driver, 25 year old Supannikar Kansuk, was unharmed and waiting for law enforcement to arrive.

Another damaged car, a Honda, was also found at the scene. Its driver, 36 year old Pitchaya Ponginsee, was also uninjured.

Kansuk, The Toyota driver claimed the Honda was coming from the opposite lane and crashed into the police motorbike, which then hit her Toyota sedan. Both injured officers remain in hospital. Si Racha police are reviewing security footage from the area to determine potential legal charges.

SOURCE: The Pattaya News

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Jack Burton is an American writer, broadcaster, linguist and journalist who has lived in Asia since 1987. A native of the state of Georgia, he attended the The University of Georgia's Henry Grady School of Journalism, which hands out journalism's prestigious Peabody Awards. His works have appeared in The China Post, The South China Morning Post, The International Herald Tribune and many magazines throughout Asia and the world. He is fluent in Mandarin and has appeared on television and radio for decades in Taiwan, Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau.

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