Teen foreigner crashes into Thai motorcyclist in Pattaya

Rescue workers administer first aid on the injured motorcyclist before transporting him to the Bangkok Hospital Pattaya for further treatment.

A motorcyclist was injured after his Honda was hit by a pickup truck driven by a teenage foreigner.

The unidentified victim in his mid-20s suffered a broken ankle, head wound and scratches in the Oct. 9 crash at the U-turn on Sukhumvit Road at the Highway Police station. He was transported to Bangkok Hospital Pattaya.

The driver of the Ford Ranger, 18-year-old Ryan Coppings, admitted that the biker made a U-turn at the legal U-turn spot, but said he didn’t have time to stop.