Early in the morning of 28th June at around kilometer 15 on the Chiang Mai-Hod Road, a Toyota pickup truck rammed into a motorbike, instantly killing its rider.
According to reports, Chanfong Jaikanta, 57, from Hang Dong, was riding the motorbike when Pravit Phromma, 44 from Chiang Rai, drove into her. It is believed that Pravit drove his green pickup from Hang Dong heading towards Sanpatong when he swerved into the oncoming lane. A white pick up truck was heading towards him and he scraped the pickup truck before crashing into the motorbike which was following the white pick up truck. It is believed that Janfong died instantly.