Patong girl drowns after pickup skids off treacherous road into lake

A 50-year-old Patong woman drowned after her pickup truck careered off a treacherous highway and plunged right into a lake within the Kathu district.
Witnesses alerted police of the accident, reverse the GSM Duty Free Shop on Phra Phuket Kaew Road, at 6am on Sunday.
The bystanders said the lady, driving a blue Ford Ranger pickup with Phuket plates, failed to manage her automobile on the rain-sodden road and swerved into the pond.
Police officers and divers from the Kusoltham Phuket Foundation went to the scene and located the car fully submerged within the water.
Scuba divers found a lady trapped contained in the vehicle. Snap was already lifeless.
It took a crane 2 hours to lift the automobile out of the water. The rescuers then used hydraulic jacks to force-open the right entrance door to convey the physique of the girl out.
The woman’s body was sent to Vachira Phuket Hospital for an post-mortem, the place she was recognized by her son and daughter as Chanpen Sombat.
A police investigation revealed the girl was returning residence close to Patong seashore in Kathu district from Phuket airport in heavy rain when she misplaced control of the automobile at a bend and plunged into the pond.
Source Phuket News

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