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New Year Holidays Day 4: 80 deaths, 709 injuries

Mittraphap Road in Nakhon Ratchasima

Mittraphap Road in Nakhon Ratchasima (Korat). Photo: Edogawa / Wikimedia Commons.

Eighty people were killed and 709 injured in road accidents nationwide on Friday, bringing the total over the past four days of a road safety campaign to 267 deaths and 2,362 injuries.

A total of 713 accidents were reported on the first day of 2021, according to the Road Safety Directing Centre under the supervision of the Interior Ministry.

Full story: Bangkok Post