Pickup truck goes on a water slide


A weak parking brake turned into a watery accident when a pickup truck fell into the sea in Sattahip.

Petty Officer 1st Class Watcharanet Chairop, 30, said he pulled the hand brake when he parked his Mitsubishi Triton near Sattahip Bay beach barrier Feb. 11. Not realizing how steep the slope was, the left the car only to return and find waves lapping at its rear end in the sand.

Sattahip Naval Base and area rescue workers took an hour to salvage the vehicle with a tow truck.

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