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Briton killed in Samui road accident, Russian in custody

Elephants on the road in the southern part of Koh Samui

Elephants on the road in the southern part of Koh Samui. Photo: Per Meistrup.




A Russian tourist faces charges after a 69-year-old British man was struck and killed by a car on Koh Samui late Wednesday night.

Deputy inspector Pol Capt Nawee Jittabal said he and other officials were summoned to the accident scene in front of the Samui Ice factory in Tambon Mae Nam at 1am Thursday.

Full story: The Nation

By The Nation