One man died and another was hospitalized after crashing their motorbikes while trying to show off for women on Loy Krathong.
Na Nisaidee, 30, died of a broken skull and Krinchai Phakdee, 23, suffered a broken neck, jaw and right leg in the Nov. 18 accident on Sukhumvit Road near Pattaya School No. 7. Nearby laid two demolished Honda motorbikes. Krinchai was transported to Banglamung Hospital for treatment.
This motorbike is almost unrecognizable after the collision. The other (not shown) was also clearly demolished.
Police said both motorbikes had been modified and the victims had been speeding and crashed into each other head on. Neither man was wearing a helmet.
Food, soda water and an empty bottle of Hong Thong whiskey were found where they had been partying nearby.