Tags : Ayutthaya


Cargo container crushes woman in Ayutthaya

AYUTTHAYA: A cargo container fell from a trailer truck and crushed a woman to death on Rojana Road in tambon Khan Ham of Uthai district about 2.30am on Monday. Police said the container, holding about 20 tonnes of fertiliser, fell from a 22-wheel truck registered in Ayutthaya. It killed Radeepat Konnak, 34, who was standing […]Read More


Man killed, another injured as train hits upside-down van in

One man was killed and another severely injured after their van hit a road barrier and flipped onto the railway tracks before being hit by a train in Ayutthaya early on Tuesday, say police. The Muang Ayutthaya police station was alerted of the accident at the u-turn under the Ban Ma flyover on the Asia […]Read More


Over 1,500 Boxers Take Part in 15th Wai Kru Muay

AYUTTHAYA, March 18 (TNA) – Over 1,500 of Muay Thai boxers from around the world have participated in the 15th World Wai Kru Muay Thai Ceremony in the ancient city of Ayutthaya. Muay Thai practitioners attended the event to pay respects to their masters at the ceremony held in Ayutthaya Historical Park on Saturday and […]Read More


11 pistols missing from police arsenal in Ayutthaya

A total of 11 handguns were found to be missing from a police weapons storage facility in Ayutthaya following the arrest of a man in Bangkok with a police pistol. Pol Col Phuwadit Chanakhotchaphat, deputy provincial police chief, said Pol Maj Gen Chokchai Ngamwong, chief of Ayutthaya police, signed an order on Tuesday appointing him […]Read More


Officials seized 1,666 black bear claws from bus in Ayutthaya

Police and forest officials have seized 1,666 Asia black bear claws and arrested four men, including a Vietnamese and a Laotian, in a major bust of transnational wildlife carcass trafficking gang. Acting on a tip-off that a large shipment of carcasses of protected wildlife species were to be sent to Laos on a bus on […]Read More


Five passengers hurt when van rear-ends parked truck

AYUTTHAYA: Five Myanmar workers were badly hurt when the van they were travelling in rear-ended a truck parked on the side of the road in Bang Pahan district early on Tuesday morning. The crash happened near kilometre marker 42 on Bangkok-bound Asia Road in tambon Han Sang, near the Bang Pahan highway, around 5am, police […]Read More


52 street racers caught in Ayutthaya

AYUTTHAYA: Fifty-two street racers were caught and 203 motorcycles seized during a crackdown on “dek waen” racing in this central province in the early hours of Saturday. A combined team of Ayutthaya police, soldiers, police and local officials arrested 52 street racers, including  11 aged below 18 and 41 others aged over 18, during the […]Read More


Six killed after car plunges into canal in Ayutthaya

AYUTTHAYA: Six people were killed when their car skidded off a curved bridge, smashed through the railing and plunged into a canal in Bang Pa-in district of this central province early Sunday, police said. Pol Lt Col Pornnarin Pluangkrathok, an investigator from Phra-in Racha police station, said the accident occurred at about 3am. The car, […]Read More