A speeding large motorcycle crashed into a car at an intersection in Ayutthaya’s Uthai district early on Thursday, killing the passenger and severely injuring the rider.
Police said the accident happened at 2am at the Grand Market Intersection on the Rojana Road in Tambon Thanu.
The passenger, Nattapol Chuensaichon, 24, from Bangkok, suffered a broken neck and the rider, Parinya Dejpakorn, 23, also from Bangkok, was severely injured and taken to Ayutthaya Hospital.
Their Suzuki Predator GSX-S750 crashed into the front of a black Toyota car, whose shaken driver, Suriyan Kaewkham, 50, waited for police at the scene.
Suriyan said he was very sorry over the death and injuries.