Surprising second British pensioner is run over and despatched flying by hit-and-run driver in Thailand


Surprising footage has emerged of a British pensioner getting hit by a pickup truck after crossing a street on his technique to a lodge breakfast.

A white pickup truck rammed into 74-year-old Peter Palmer as he made his means throughout a zebra crossing yesterday, November 28.

The Englishman, who was on vacation in Chonburi, Thailand, had made it midway throughout the pedestrian crossing when the white Isuzu D-Max rammed into him because it drove by way of a crimson mild.

The vacationer was flung into the air like a ragdoll because the automotive struck him at velocity.

Horrific CCTV captured the incident as Mr Palmer was mowed down by the vehicle

Horrific CCTV captured the incident as Mr Palmer was mowed down by the vehicle

Horrific CCTV captured the incident as Mr Palmer was mowed down by the automobile

Peter Palmer had made it halfway across the pedestrian crossing when the white Isuzu D-Max rammed into him

Peter Palmer had made it halfway across the pedestrian crossing when the white Isuzu D-Max rammed into him

Peter Palmer had made it midway throughout the pedestrian crossing when the white Isuzu D-Max rammed into him

The tourist was flung into the air like a ragdoll as the car ran through a red light and struck him at speed

The tourist was flung into the air like a ragdoll as the car ran through a red light and struck him at speed

The vacationer was flung into the air like a ragdoll because the automotive ran by way of a crimson mild and struck him at velocity

Horrific CCTV captured the incident as Mr Palmer was mowed down by the automobile.

Exhibiting no concern in any respect, the pickup truck slowed down barely after placing him, earlier than shortly driving away at velocity.

Mr Palmer was then left curled up on the tarmac and apparently unconscious as a bystander known as for assist.

Horrific CCTV captured the incident as Mr Palmer was struck by the pickup truck

Horrific CCTV captured the incident as Mr Palmer was struck by the pickup truck

Horrific CCTV captured the incident as Mr Palmer was struck by the pickup truck

The driver then sped away, showing no concern for the man they just hit

The driver then sped away, showing no concern for the man they just hit

The motive force then sped away, displaying no concern for the person they only hit

Mr Palmer was then left curled up on the tarmac and apparently unconscious as a bystander called for help

Mr Palmer was then left curled up on the tarmac and apparently unconscious as a bystander called for help

Mr Palmer was then left curled up on the tarmac and apparently unconscious as a bystander known as for assist

The pensioner was then rushed to a close-by hospital, the place he obtained 4 stitches for a head wound and was taken for x-rays for a painful hip damage.

Mr Palmer, chatting with a neighborhood Thai journalist, stated: ‘I go away condominium to cross the street for breakfast. I see mild go inexperienced at it stated 12 seconds to cross. One man comes in direction of me and automotive [hit me].’

The holidaymaker added: ‘If the pickup driver sees me on the information, I want to inform him to give up himself and maintain me. Each motorists and pedestrians ought to be extra cautious when utilizing roads for the protection of all people.’

He added he shall be submitting a grievance with the police after he returns from the hospital.

Speaking to a local Thai journalist, Mr Palmer called on the driver to 'surrender himself'

Speaking to a local Thai journalist, Mr Palmer called on the driver to 'surrender himself'

Chatting with a neighborhood Thai journalist, Mr Palmer known as on the motive force to ‘give up himself’

The pensioner was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he received four stitches for a head wound and was taken for x-rays for a painful hip injury

The pensioner was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he received four stitches for a head wound and was taken for x-rays for a painful hip injury

The pensioner was rushed to a close-by hospital, the place he obtained 4 stitches for a head wound and was taken for x-rays for a painful hip damage

After being struck by the car, Mr Palmer received four stitches for a head wound

After being struck by the car, Mr Palmer received four stitches for a head wound

After being struck by the automotive, Mr Palmer obtained 4 stitches for a head wound

He has additionally appealed to Thai media to broadcast his story to assist him monitor down the motive force. The licence plate was unclear on the CCTV safety footage.

Hit-and-run offenders, below Sections 78 and 160 of Thailand’s Land Visitors Act, could face fines between 2,000 to 10,000 THB (round £48 to £234), detention of as much as three months, or each. Penalties improve if a sufferer was killed or critically injured.

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