38 hurt in Saraburi bus accident

Thirty-eight people were hurt when a coach skidded and landed on its side on the shoulder of a road in Kaeng Khoi, Saraburi province, on Tuesday.

The Loei-Nakhon Ratchasima coach of Nakornchai Transport Co Ltd lost balance and turned over at Km 13 of Ban Na-Kaeng Khoi road in the central province, according to Thai media reports.

It also hit the houses of people along the road and toppled lamp posts, causing a blackout in the area.

The driver told the police it was raining when the accident happened and that part of the road was a curve.

The injured passengers were sent to Kaeng Khoi Hospital. One of them sustained critical injuries.

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