Tag Archives: Accidents

The Original Phangan Scooter Rental Experience

We had a terrible experience in Koh Phangan in November 2015. We stayed at Hut Sun Bungalows and Rented a Scooter nearby. As you come out of Hut Sun and you walk to the right towards the ATM machines and … Continue reading

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Polish female tourist killed in motorbike accident on Koh Phangan Island

On December the 3rd a Polish girl was killed in a motorbike accident on the island of Koh Phangan. Elżbieta “Ela” Bawarska, 24, was staying with some friends at the Shiralea Backpackers Resort at Haad Yao Beach on the west … Continue reading

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8 Israelis Injured in Accident on the Island of Koh Phangan

Eight Israelis injured, one of them seriously, in a car accident in the Koh Phangan island in Thailand. Eight Israelis were injured on Friday in a car accident in the Koh Phangan island in Thailand, Channel 2 News reported. The … Continue reading

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British Tourist died on New Year’s Eve at Hadrin Beach on the Island of Koh Phangan

A british tourist from the North-East of England has died after falling through a plate glass window on Koh Phangan Island in the south of Thailand. Kevin Liddle, 23, from Gateshead, died on New Year’s Eve on the holiday island … Continue reading

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Australian Diplomat warns: Australians drugged, raped and robbed at Thai beach parties

Young Australians partying on beaches in southern Thailand are drinking a potentially deadly drug cocktail made from a local leaf trafficked by criminals who prey on them when they are under its influence, Larry Cunningham, Australia’s official representative in the … Continue reading

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Australian tourist Owen Dalby dies from motorbike impact on the Island of Koh Phangan

Australian Tourist Ownen Dalby, a 20-year-old of Coffs Harbour, has tragically died in a motorcycle crash in Thong Sala on Sunday July 14th and is said to have shielded his close friend Glen Baker from the impact. Owen was driving … Continue reading

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Three local Thai men died in tragic accident due to poisonous gas in deep well

Thursday, April 11, 2013, just before Songkran Festival, a local Thai man from Wok Tum, west coast of Koh Phangan Island, went to clean up a well, with depth of approximately 5-7 meter. The local Thai man climbs down the … Continue reading

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Suratthani authorities discuss banning guns from Koh Phangan Paradise Island

Surat Thani authorities on Thursday held an urgent meeting to discuss the possibility of banning guns from Koh Phangan Island after a British man was caught in the crossfire between two groups of Thai men on New Year’s day. Stephen … Continue reading

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Thai killer suspect confesses killing of British tourist on Koh Phangan Island

The man suspected of killing Stephen Ashton allegedly confessed on Wednesday that he unintentionally shot the British tourist early in the morning of New Year’s day, police said. Royal Thai Police adviser Pol Gen Rachot Yensuang, who interrogated Ekkapan Kaewkla … Continue reading

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Is Thailand Safe? Tourist Killing At Koh Phangan NYE Celebration Reignites Concerns

The death of a young British tourist at a New Year’s celebration on the resort island of Koh Phangan Tuesday was the latest in a series of crimes against foreigners that have left many wondering if Thailand is squandering its … Continue reading

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