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Eight migrant workers killed, two missing in Kanchanaburi road accident

Eight Myanmar migrants drowned and two others are missing presumed dead after a van they were travelling in was hit by a 10-wheel truck and both vehicles plunged into a canal in Kanchanaburi’s Tha Muang district on Saturday. Police said the accident happened at 12.10pm at the Sa Setthi Intersection in Tambon Ban Mai. About 100 rescuers rushed to the scene to try to save the passengers who were trapped inside the van. The rescuers retrieved eight bodies, one of them a pregnant woman. Four were rescued and were sent to a nearby hospital. Officials said two migrants were still missing. Police said the van was taking the migrants back to Myanmar. The Nation The post Eight migrant workers killed, two missing in Kanchanaburi road accident appeared first on Samui Times.... If you wish to read this full breaking news headline, plus more articles from around Thailand and Asia like, Eight migrant workers killed, two missing in Kanchanaburi road accident, simply click on 'Read full story' below, but 1st please give us a 'LIKE' or 'SHARE' before you leave. Thank you Eight migrant workers killed, two missing in Kanchanaburi road accident

 

 

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Published By: Samui Times - Sunday, 24 March

 

 

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