Pattaya motorcyclist has seizure, crashes

Emergency medical technicians (EMTs) provide assistance to Panupong Prakobtham who was injured falling off a motorcycle after suffering a seizure.

A Pattaya man riding pillion was injured when he fell off a motorbike during a seizure.

Panupong Prakobtham, 19, was knocked unconscious and suffered cuts in the Feb. 6 accident on Soi Nong Krabok.

The driver of the Honda Wave, Thanathip Tukplan, 18, said his passenger friend has epilepsy. It wasn’t the first time he’d had a seizure and fallen off a bike.

He was not wearing a helmet.

Once stabilized, EMTs transferred the man to Banglamung Hospital.