BANGKOK – Wild elephants from Thailand’s Khao Yai National Park have invaded a village in Nakhon Ratchasima in northeastern Thailand on Saturday night, destroying houses and Rubber tree plantations. Two wild elephants from the Khao Yai National Park invaded a village in Wang Nam Khieo district on Saturday night crushing houses, destroy peoples belongings and […]
When the vehicle struck the elephant’s back legs, the animal responded by stomping on the car, destroying the engine and killing the driver.
NAKHON RATCHASIMA – A man was killed by a wild elephant after his speeding pickup hit the animal near a national park in northeastern Thailand, police said Thursday. Police Lt. Col. Kemchat Paedkaew said the accident occurred at dusk Wednesday on a small road that has signs telling drivers to beware of wild animals […]
Police chief Sathit Woonchoom said: "The victim was riding his motorbike on the way to tap rubber and was circled by five elephants. - File Photo Below
YALA – A motorcyclist has been trampled to death by five elephants in Southern Thailand after being encircled by the wild animals. It is the latest deadly encounter in Thailand where the large mammals are both venerated and feared. Masaree Samae, 40, was killed in the early morning attack in the country’s southernmost Yala […]
– NAKHON RATCHASIMA – National Park Officials and police have reported that a local village leader was stomped to death by a herd of wild elephants after he and another villager lit firecrackers to scare them away. The hungry jumbos were roaming sugarcane plantations near Khao Yai national park in Pak Chong district. Instead of […]