A security guard of Central Festival Pattaya Beach was found dead after cleaning a water-well
A dog barked at a passing by motorcycle, the man who was driving the motorcycle was annoyed by the dog and stopped his motorcycle in order to hurt the dog. But he was stopped by his wife, as his wife tried to calm him down, he kicked her.
The car of Thai actress 'Ying Julaluk' was severely damaged after colliding with a foreigner's car. 4 people were injured in the accident.
A 51 year-old man found dead after colliding with an electricity post. His neck was broken and died right at the spot where the accident happened
A 33-year-old Russian died instantly when his body was torn in half after hitting a light pole sideways in a high speed motorcycle collision. His 750 cc Kawasaki motorcycle collided with a taxi motorbike after he overtook a car on Jomtien second road. The other motorbike driver was also injured.
A 1-year-old Thai Eurasian toddler was abandoned by its addict mother and unknown father. Nong Pla Lai residents are caring for the child, but fear legal problems if they try to adopt him. Journalists were asked to help find the absent farang father to take responsibility.
A tourist's body was found dead floating in the sea, police suspect that it was an accident.
A 20-year-old Thai teen was seriously injured when his speeding motorbike collided with a pickup truck making a left turn on soi Khao Talo. The teen’s bike burst into flames from the impact. Bystanders pulled the unconscious teen to safety.
An infant aged only just over one month shocked to death after drinking sour milk.
A grateful hotel maid gave a 1,000 THB reward to two brothers who retrieved her purse that fell from her motorbike and brought it to Pattaya police station. The purse did not have much money, but contained valuable government documents, she said.
Four people were injured, one of them seriously, when their SUV was broadsided by a cement truck at a Jomtien intersection. The truck driver was reportedly drunk. Residents said accidents often occur at the intersection with no traffic light, and people have died there.
A 57-year-old Australian died in bed while getting a massage in a guesthouse off Walking Street. He had taken a Viagra pill in anticipation of having sex with the masseuse. But while she was massaging him, he abruptly went into shock and died before they could have sex.
A 71-year-old German died after his pickup truck collided with electric pole on a Bangkok street. He suffered a broken neck and died instantly. His truck also rear-ended another car. Police suspect the German was speeding and lost control of his vehicle.
A spokesman for about 100 irate Rayong fishermen will meet with the president of the Parliament to air grievances about being bullied by local authorities who want their beach houses torn down. The dwellings encroach on the beach and violate zoning laws, authorities said.
A crane truck colliding with a gasoline truck caused 9,000 liters of gasoline to spill on a road near Mabtaphood industrial estate. No one was injured in the crash. The 75-year-old crane driver was detained by police after officers interviewed witnesses.
A 45-year-old Australian fell to his death from the 21st floor of his rented Jomtien condo. Medication for depression was found in his room. But police said he may have lost his balance while standing on a chair to take photos from his balcony.
A contractor overwhelmed by a 300,000 THB debt tried to seek refuge in jail. So he stole a bottle of water from a Pattaya minimart and waited to be arrested. Police found 100,000 THB cash in his pockets during a search. The man was eventually talked into paying for the water, and then released.
A 38-year-old man from Nonthaburi speeding on his motorcycle was killed after he crashed into an18-wheel truck parked on the side of the highway. The truck driver was parked to eat his lunch, and had turned on his flashing emergency blinkers.
Officials seized 4 python snakes from a Sattahip snake farm that lacked the documentation to possess a protected species. About 20 Korean tourists were at the farm to drink an alcoholic tonic mixed with snake galls, which they believe enhances health and sexual potency.
Pattaya’s social welfare agencies along with police conducted a major street sweep to subdue and arrest the beggar gangs and vagrants all around the city. There were many complaints of poor people bugging tourists and creating a bad image of Pattaya.