Kritsada said there were 3,690 road accidents from April 11-17, 7.05 per cent higher than the same monitored period last year.
The number of people killed was 52 fewer than last year.
But the number of people injured increased 152, or 4.16 per cent, to 3,808.
Drink driving was again the biggest cause of accidents, accounting for 43.06 per cent of all road accidents.
Published : April 18, 2017
By : The Nation