Police and rescue services were called to the area outside Foodland Supermarket in Central Pattaya on Friday after a collision between two motorcycles left a Canadian man dead and a Thai in a serious condition in hospital.
Lying in a pool of blood next to a Honda CBR 650F with its front smashed in was 25 year old Samart. He was taken to hospital with serious injuries.
Nearby was a severely damaged smaller bike, a Honda Click. Its rider was a 51 year old Canadian tourist called Michael who was unconscious.
Despite CPR the tourist was declared dead in hospital.
Witnesses said that the Thai had been showing off doing a wheelie coming from the intersection and had collided with the tourist who was turning, reported Daily News.
Police are studying CCTV as part of their investigation.
Source: Daily News