A young woman was rushed to hospital in Phuket on Thursday evening following a serious accident.
Kateryna Mizerniuk 26, from Ukraine was driving a Toyota Vios when it left the road, striking a motorbike and a power pole. She was found to be unconscious with a host of injuries.
The accident, that ripped the roof from the vehicle, occurred around 18:30 on Phra Phuket Kaew Road. The police are appealing for eye witnesses and are reviewing CCTV to determine the cause of the incident. However, one witnessed suggested the car was travelling at excessive speed when the driver lost control.
Kateryna is in Intensive Care at Bangkok Hospital, Phuket. The motorbike rider received minor injuries.