According to statistics issued by the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) Phuket Office the island saw six accidents on Day Three (yesterday) of the campaign, resulting in 4 injuries and two deaths.
Of the 2 deaths, one was a one month old baby girl and the other a 23 year old Thai man in a difference accident.
The one month old baby girl, Nalinnipa Taopet, died in a road accident yesterday morning at 6.55am on Thepkrasattri Road in Naiklam, Thalang where she was in a car that collided with a ten wheeler truck.
The 23 old Thai man Harit Taesakun died in a motorbike accident yesterday in Soi Rai Wanit, Rassada. He was not wearing a helmet.
A 48 year old German man, Rainer Geiger, broke his leg in an accident at 4.40am in Soi Sensabai on Phra Metta Road in Patong.
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