Fourth day Songkran holidays: 29 dead, 392 injured

 Fourth day Songkran holidays: 29 dead, 392 injured

Road signs at Nong Kham Interchange Highway. Photo: LoveTripSpotting. CC BY-SA 4.0.

Twenty-nine people were killed and 392 injured in 376 traffic accidents on Tuesday, the fourth day of the Songkran road safety campaign, interior deputy permanent secretary Ansit Sampantharat said on Wednesday.

Mr Ansit, chairman of the centre for the prevention and reduction of road accidents, said the figures raised the total number of accidents during the four days (April 10-13) to 1,465, with 152 deaths and 1,494 injuries.

Full story: Bangkok Post



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