Monk run over while taking alms outside Chumphon temple

Flooded road in Chumphon

Rain in Wang Tako, Lang Suan District, Chumphon. Photo: Mozhar.

A 59-year-old monk making his alms rounds was struck and killed by a speeding pickup truck in Chumphon on Wednesday morning.

Police and rescue workers were called to the scene on Pathiu-Chumphon Road in front of Wat Laem Yang (Luang Por Khien) in Pathiu district at 4.30am.

Full story: The Nation

By The Nation

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