Tags : Drowning

South

Bodies of drowned Indian couple on Koh Tao sent for

SURAT THANI: The bodies of a Thai-Indian couple have been sent to Police General Hospital for a thorough autopsy after they were drowned in a resort pool on Koh Tao on Friday. Koh Tao police chief Pol Col Kriangkrai Kraikaew said on Sunday the body of Rakeshwar Sachathamakul, 59, and his wife Anshoo, 55, had […]Read More

Isan

18-year old boy drowns as flash floods hit parts of

A young man was swept away by strong currents and drowned when flash flood swept into a subdistrict in Wang Nam Khieu district of Thailand’s northeastern province of Nakhon Ratchasima before dawn today (Sunday). The victim’s friends told officials that they were riding motorcycles back home when, without warning, a deluge of water swept the […]Read More

North

7 Men Drowned in Reservoir Near Myanmar Border, Autopsy Finds

An official autopsy has determined that seven men, whose bodies were found floating in a reservoir under military control near Thailand’s border with Myanmar last month, all died of drowning, a police investigator said Thursday. The bodies were discovered in Mae Sai, a district of northern Chiang Mai that is known for being rife with […]Read More

Pattaya

Foreigner drowns at Jomtien Beach

Pattaya – A foreign man drowned at Jomtien beach this afternoon, Pattaya Police reported. Major Saijai Kamjula of the Pattaya City Police was notified of the incident at 3:00PM at Jomtien beach near Jomtien Soi 15. Full story: thepattayanews.com By Adam Judd The Pattaya NewsRead More

Phuket

Russian tourist dies after pulled from surf at Karon Beach

PHUKET: A 55-year-old Russian man died after being pulled from the surf unconscious and unresponsive at Karon Beach late yesterday afternoon (Nov 6). Witnesses told police that the man, identified as Sergei Oshkin from Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, a city on Sakhalin island in Russia’s Far East, was seen struggling in the water after he was dragged away […]Read More

Phuket

Korean and diving instructor drown in Phuket

PHUKET: A South Korean man and a Thai diving instructor who came to his rescue drowned while diving off Koh Racha Yai in Phuket on Saturday. The incident occurred near Ao Lah on the island in tambon Rawai of Muang district, said Pol Col Somkiat Sarasit, deputy investigation chief at the Chalong police station. Full […]Read More

Pattaya

Elderly foreign tourist drowns on Jomtien Beach

Pattaya – An elderly foreign woman has drowned at Jomtien beach this morning. Pattaya City Law Enforcement reports that at 10:20AM they were notified of an unconscious foreign woman who was found floating near the beach by a bystander, who wasn’t identified, who called for help. Full story: thepattayanews.com By Adam Judd The Pattaya NewsRead More

Pattaya

Thai man saves two teens from drowning in Sattahip, but

A man from Udon Thani managed to save two teens from drowning off a Sattahip beach in Chon Buri on Sunday evening, June 10th, 2019 only to drown himself, police said. Police said Wutthichai Charoentham rushed into the sea after seeing two teens crying for help around 4 pm but he was knocked over by […]Read More