Two injured as hanging fibre-optic cable catches motorcyclist's neck

Breaking News October 18, 2018 12:56

By The Nation

A motorcyclist and his friend were injured when a hanging fibre optic cable caught the rider's neck, causing them to fall off their bike on a Nakhon Ratchasima road on Wednesday evening.

Supit Chaipiyawat, 68, who saw the accident on Soi. Soi 30 Kanya in Muang district,

said she was leaving her home when she heard a loud noise and saw two young men crying for help on the road beside their motorcycle.

Supit said the men told her that a hanging Internet cable caught the neck of the rider, causing the motorcycle to fall.

Supit said she and her friend took the men to Nakhon Ratchasima Hospital. Later, she pulled the hanging cable from the road and tied it to a power pole.

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