Police officer found dead in smoke-filled car

FORENSICS officials are investigating the death of a 51-year-old police officer who was found dead in his car in the coastal province of Chon Buri early this morning (June 15, 2018), the Thai-language daily Thai Rath reported.

Joggers became suspicious when they saw a car filled with smoke parked on the roadside. Opening the door, they found Pol Col Ekkaraj Apiwatwaja dead on the driver’s seat and near him was a charcoal stove that he had lit.

His body was later sent to a local forensic official to determine the exact cause of his death.


Top: The smoke-filled car in which Pol Col Ekkaraj died with his image inset. Photo: Thai Rath

By Songpol Kaopatumtip