Ambulance driver on drug charges

Chaiyaphum provincial police yesterday (Oct 28, 2019) charged an ambulance driver with taking narcotic drugs while on duty and causing injuries to other commuters, the Thai-language Daily News reported.

The 39-year-old ambulance driver said he had turned on the siren and emergency lights before he reached the road junction, but a motorcycle cut in front of him.

The 16-year-old motorcyclist and his 15-year-old companion were sent to the hospital. They will be interrogated by the police after being discharged from the hospital.