CHIANG MAI – A motorist has been fined Bt 300,000 after CCTV captured him speeding towards a traffic junction and crashing through a police booth on May 17 2019.
Rather than slow down, the driver crashed through the wooden hut that traffic officers sit in to monitor vehicle traffic.
Fortunately, the checkpoint was empty at the time and nobody was killed. Police believe the motorist was drunk or nodded off at the wheel.
He has been tested for alcohol blood levels and are awaiting for a result, before they can prosecut. He is fined 300,000 baht for vandalism.