Illegal motorbikes impounded on Pattaya highway

Police set up a checkpoint at the PTT gasoline station on Highway 36 where they inspected drivers’ documents and for any illegal motorcycle modifications.

Nongprue police seized illegally modified motorbikes as they crack down on street racing before the Songkran holidays.

A police checkpoint on Highway 36 saw 12 bikes impounded and numerous tickets written. Police will keep the drivers’ names for future street-racing crackdowns.

Officers also stopped other vehicles and advised people to be courteous to other motorists and to take extra care commuting during the 7 dangerous days of Songkran.