Drunk driver flips Toyota in central Pattaya


A Khon Kaen woman is facing drunk-driving charges after hitting two vehicles and flipping her Toyota Altis on a central Pattaya side street.

Chuthikarn Sudchantuk, 38, was arrested July 8 after being treated for cuts and bruises at Banglamung Hospital.

Witnesses said Chuthikarn was speeding down Soi Paniadchang when she hit a curve in the road and lost control of the Bangkok-registered car. She plowed into a Mazda pickup truck and clipped a Honda Click motorbike before flipping her vehicle.

Pulled from the car with just minor injuries, Chuthikarn was visibly drunk, police said.

Police said Chuthikarn Sudchantuk was visibly intoxicated.

Two parked vehicles, along with Chuthikarn’s car were damaged in the crash.