Archive For May 7, 2018

Passenger In Truck Is Killed When Driver Bent Down To Pick Up His Phone

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Passenger In Truck Is Killed When Driver Bent Down To Pick Up His Phone

A passenger in a six-wheel delivery truck died this morning after the driver admitted bending down to pick up his phone. Police and rescue staff called to Pahonyothin Road heading north in Sam Ngao district of Tak found a Hino truck embedded into the back of a larger vehicle carrying a heavy load on its…

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Evil Stepfather Beats Three Year-Old Girl To Death

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A three year-old girl has died after being beaten continuously over a period of two days by her stepfather. The little girl angered him because she wet the bed. Police in Sri Mahosot district of Prachinburi received a report from hospital authorities Saturday that “A” had died as a result of internal injuries sustained in…

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Six Dead In Buriram Motorcycle Street Racing Accident

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Six Dead In Buriram Motorcycle Street Racing Accident

Horrific pictures showed the aftermath to a street racing event on the highway in Buriram. Five motorcycles slammed into a red pick up that was braking and turning into the PTT gas station in Ban Yang district around 11.30 pm on Saturday night. Rescue medics performed CPR at the scene that was utter carnage with…

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Expert Claims That Children Need To Be “Trained” To Avoid Danger Following Balcony Tragedy

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Expert Claims That Children Need To Be “Trained” To Avoid Danger Following Balcony Tragedy

The country needs to learn a lesson from the recent tragic fall of four unattended children from their rented apartment in Bangkok, experts emphasised yesterday. Associate Professor Adisak Plitapolkarnpim, who heads the Mahidol University’s National Institute for Child and Family Development, said the tragedy could have been avoided had these children received help or proper…

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Siriraj Gives Ailing Young Man A New Life With Triple Organ Transplant

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Siriraj Gives Ailing Young Man A New Life With Triple Organ Transplant

Thailand has become the first country in Asia to successfully perform a combined heart-liver-kidney transplant. The Bangkok-based Siriraj Hospital made the announcement at a press conference . The actual operation, which has changed the life of 26-year-old Rachanon Rungsawang for the better, took place late last year. The results were good and he was discharged…

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Ducks On The Menu When Huge Python Spends Night In Noodle Shop

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Ducks On The Menu When Huge Python Spends Night In Noodle Shop

That feeling when you get so big, one duck isn’t enough. Animal rescue workers in the southern province of Krabi said it took them hours to subdue the largest python they’ve encountered this year after it was discovered on Friday snacking on a noodle shop’s ducks. The 6-metre python, which weighed a whopping 51 kilograms,…

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Ambulance Driver Begs For Forgiveness After Death Of Rescue Medic “Nong Mot”

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Ambulance Driver Begs For Forgiveness After Death Of Rescue Medic “Nong Mot”

The funeral of 22 year old Marisa or “Nong Mot” who was killed on Monday took place yesterday. The trainee rescue medic and member of the Huk 31 team was on her way with other staff to the scene of a Bangkok to Sisaket tour bus accident when the rescue ambulance crashed in the rain. Yesterday…

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British Man In Pattaya Commits Suicide After Amassing Huge Debts Supporting Thai Wife

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British Man In Pattaya Commits Suicide After Amassing Huge Debts Supporting Thai Wife

A British man who was found dead in Pattaya earlier this week killed himself after racking up huge debts financing the lifestyle of his ex wife. John Toms, 68, from Wales, had thrown himself from his 18th floor balcony at Lumpini Ville condo in Naklua at 1am on Wednesday. Mr Toms had burned through his…

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Grandma Dies After Being Sent Home From Hospital With The WRONG Family

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Grandma Dies After Being Sent Home From Hospital With The WRONG Family

A woman on Tuesday filed a complaint against Nakhon Pathom Hospital for mistakenly discharging her grandmother to the wrong family, which may have led to her death. Chidarat Huangsuwan, said she took action after the hospital allowed her grandmother, 83-year-old Laor Suranan, to be taken home by another family on Saturday, a mistake she blames…

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Private Sector Asked To Help Norwegian Shark Attack Victim

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Private Sector Asked To Help Norwegian Shark Attack Victim

Help is on the way for the 54 year old Norwegian tourist bitten by a bull shark in Hua Hin. The deputy governor of Prajuab Khirikhan province is organizing a massive whip-round after Werner Danielsen’s Thai wife Amornrat said the insurance won’t pay up. And effectively shamed the Thais into action after their inaction. Mr…

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