Three people were injured when a former champion sailor lost control of his pickup truck and crashed into a roadside food stand in Sattahip.
Customer Krissana Suankaw, 39, and motorcycle-taxi driver Ubonrat Rattana, 22, sustained serious injuries in the Aug. 14 accident at the stand at Sukhumvit Road’s 175-km marker. They were taken to Queen Sirikit Naval Medical Center.
Keerati Bualong lost control of his pickup truck and crashed into a roadside food stand in Sattahip.
Keerati Bualong, 22, driver of the Mitsubishi Triton pickup sustained minor injuries and was treated at the scene. A former winner at the World Laser Radial Youth Championships in 2009, Keerati is now preparing for the 17th Asian Games in South Korea.
The driver said he was driving back to the athletes’ dormitory when he lost control of the vehicle at the Sukhumvit intersection. The vehicle crushed three motorbikes and send two others sprawling. Keerati volunteered to pay for all the damage and injuries.