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12 killed as 10-wheeler truck overturns in Loei

Isuzu Commercial Truck in Si Songkhram, Nakhon Phanom province

Isuzu Commercial Truck in Si Songkhram, Nakhon Phanom province. Photo: Mattes.




Twelve workers were killed and 19 others injured when a 10-wheel truck carrying them to work in Nakhon Phanom lost control at what is considered “a dangerous curve” in the road in Loei’s Phu Ruea district early Monday.

After receiving a report about the accident at 2am, police rushed to the scene at the 23-24 kilometre marker on Wang Saphung-Phu Ruea Road and found that the truck had overturned and smashed into the road rail.

Read more: The Nation

By The Nation