On June 16th Banglamung police attended a fatal road accident on the bypass in front of Nong Ket Noi temple.
At the scene police found a body of an unknown Thai man aged between 30 and 35 in the middle of the road, and about a kilometer away was an Isuzu pick up with a damaged bonnet, the driver was nowhere to be seen.
The damaged bonnet on the pick show exactly where it came into contact with the man.
Witnesses told police that the dead man was construction worker who lived nearby, they said they seen the man who was in a drunken state wander onto the road without looking in the direction of approaching traffic, the pick up then came charging down the road at a high speed and crashed straight into the drunk man.
Police are now searching for the driver who had fled the scene no doubt fearful of the repercussions of this accident and in the end who is to blame when something like this happens.