Pattaya courier sees train hit man right before his eyes

Conductor Wittaya Sawangchuen stopped the train after the accident and waited for police to arrive at the scene.

A man died after being hit by a train in Pattaya.
Police and paramedics arrived at the Soi Khao Noi crossing in East Pattaya March 13 to find the victim in shorts and a t-shirt lying dead on his stomach. He’d suffered a fatal head wound and broken leg. He carried no identification.

The train and its engineer Wittaya Sawangchuen, 56, were waiting for police at the scene.

Food delivery driver Thanakrit Kunaslipakan, 26, witnessed the accident, saying he was waiting behind the barrier as the train approached. He didn’t see the man on the tracks but heard the train horn blow. Then he saw the body fly through the air.

The remains were sent to Banglamung Hospital for identification.

Police and an ambulance arrive at the scene of the accident to investigate and transport the corpse to Banglamung Hospital for identification.