Saraburi bus crash kills 19, injures 22
- Published: 23/07/2013 at 09:11 AM
- Online news:
A total 19 people were killed and 22 others injured when an inter-provincial passenger bus and an 18-wheel trailer truck collided in Kaeng Khoi district of Saraburi early Tuesday, reports said.
The accident occurred about 5am when the 18-wheeler ran across the traffic island on the Mitraphap highway and slammed into the Bangkok-Roi Et bus between the 19th and 20th kilometre markers in tambon Thap Kwang of Kaeng Khoi district.
The acciden caused a fire aboard the passenger bus.
The blaze was later put out and the injured passengers were taken to Saraburi and Kaeng Khoi hospitals.
Police detained the driver of the truck for questioning.
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