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Old Brit Accused of Driving Drunk, Killing Rayong Girl

 A 10-year-old girl died Thursday in Rayong province after an elderly drunk Briton allegedly struck her family’s car, driving it off the road and into a tree.


Rescue workers Thursday attend the scene of accident outside Rayong city.

Two other people traveling with the girl were recovering from critical injuries sustained in the crash, which happened just after midnight on a road going into Rayong city. A  79 yr old, from Liverpool, England, was also injured and is undergoing hospital treatment while police wait to question him.

the driver of the car he hit, said he was heading home in the city when the crash occurred. Their car was partially crushed after striking a roadside tree.

The girl, died at the hospital at about 9am.

Capt. Suchet Tepchali of Rayong city police said J smelled strongly of alcohol when he arrived at the scene. He said he tested positive for high blood alcohol. He was also driving without a license and faces charges accordingly.

Suchet said he still hasn’t been able to questioned J and did not yet know whether he was a tourist or an expat.

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Anyone who goes to a psychiatrist should have his head examined.
 

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An elderly Briton said Friday he fell asleep behind the wheel when he caused the death of a 10-year-old girl in a car crash

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Anyone who goes to a psychiatrist should have his head examined.
 

 



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