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British woman escapes serious injury as car slams into tree

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British woman escapes serious injury as car slams into tree | Samui Times

A British woman escaped serious injury when the car she was driving spun off the road near the Bang Wad reservoir in Kathu last night and caught fire after slamming backwards into a tree last night (Sept 8).

British woman escapes serious injury as car slams into tree | News by Samui Times

Lt Col Somchai Nuboon of the Kathu Police was notified of the accident at 8:20pm.

Police and rescue workers arrived at the scene to find the driver, named by police as British national Emma S., 50, in a state of emotional distress but with only minor physical injuries.

The car, a Chevrolet Trailblazer, however, was completely gutted by the fire.

According to the report, the women may have been under medication at the time of the accident, which occurred after a domestic dispute.

The women was taken to Kathu Police Station for questioning.

She is expected to return today as police continue their investigation into the accident, Col Somchai noted in his report.

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