A tour bus lost control while traveling down the infamous downhill section of Patong Road in Phuket yesterday at 8pm when its brakes malfunctioned, resulting in the death of a motorbike driver.
Ratana Sukpisan, 44, was killed in the accident and her fellow passenger, Thananya Silachan, 40, was injured and taken to Patong Hospital.
The buses driver, Wuttichai Srichan, 42, was also badly injured in the accident, was taken to hospital along with 26 Chinese tourists that were traveling on the bus who were said to be slightly injured.
The bus was on its way back to the Chinese passenger’s hotel when its air brakes failed to work causing the driver to lose control crashing into the motorcyclist before eventual coming to a stop by colliding with a house wall.
Source : Thenation
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