Korat motorcyclist injured by road wire trap
A teenage motorcyclist was severely injured when he ran into a wire trap on a road in Nakhon Ratchasima’s Muang district on Tuesday night.
Police were informed at 8.10pm that the teen’s neck had been slashed by the impact with the wire, which was stretched across a road in Ban Map Makha village, Tambon Nong Rawiang.
The victim was identified as Suebsakul Yingsom, 18, a resident of Moo 6 village in Tambon Simoom.
He was rushed to the Por Paet Hospital in Muang district.
The wire had been bound to a power pole and pulled across the road to the fence of a house on the opposite side. The impact broke the wire and also damaged the fence.
Police believe the trap was set by a group of youths to injure their rivals.