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Korean Driver Tries Ram-Raiding Thong Lo BTS Station

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Korean Driver Tries Ram-Raiding Thong Lo BTS Station

Sunday morning started with a bang for a Korean driver when he smashed his brand new Mercedes-Benz into the staircase of Thong Lo BTS station just before 8am.

Just what happened is still a matter of speculation as the driver, Mr Kum Ki Lee, is currently receiving treatment at a Bangkok hospital for his injuries and hasn’t yet been able to give a statement to police.

Early reports suggested two people were trapped in the car, however, later updates say it was only Mr Kum who was found trapped and unconscious.

Ram-Raiding Thong Lo BTS Station

Cops have asked doctors for a blood sample to determine if the ram-raider was drunk or under the influence of drugs at the time of the early morning crash.

The investigation into the cause of the accident continues with police saying they will check CCTV footage in a bid to shed some light on what happened.

The smashed up red plate was later towed away and the stairs sealed off for engineers to check for any structural damage.

The news the driver was Korean will come as a big disappointment to the social media morons harping on about rich Thai kids and their Mercs

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Ms. Marvel Wraps Shooting in Thailand Despite COVID Surge

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Ms. Marvel Wraps Shooting in Thailand

Marvel Studios’ Disney+ series Ms. Marvel has completed production in Thailand despite the recent resurgence of COVID-19 infections in the country.

According to Variety, the Thailand shoot was overseen by multiple Oscar-winning director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy and encompassed Season 1’s fourth and fifth episodes.

While the recent increase in Covid cases in Thailand led to provincial governors halting movie and TV productions, Ms. Marvel was reportedly able to obtain a waiver and continue shooting from April through to early May “as it was already observing strict anti-virus protocols.” Those measures included but were not limited to, closed sets, mandatory masks and virus testing twice per week.

Created by comic book writer G. Willow Wilson, artists Adrian Alphona and Jamie McKelvie, and editors Sana Amanat and Stephen Wacker, Kamala Khan/Ms. Marvel first appeared in Aug. 2013’s Captain Marvel #14.

The series will stream on Disney+ in late 2021.

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Health Ministry Target Vaccinating 5m Bangkok Residents In 2 Months

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Health Ministry Target 5m In 2 Months For Jabs In Bangkok

The Public Health Ministry aims to get 5 million people in Bangkok vaccinated against COVID-19 in just two months.

Government sub-committee on COVID-19 vaccination management chairman Dr Sophon Mekthon said the mass vaccination drive is aimed at curbing the serious outbreak in the capital. People aged over 18 are eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccination if they do not have any medical contraindications.

He said the ministry will use both Sinovac and AstraZeneca vaccines during the mass inoculation campaign in Bangkok, adding that an additional 2.5 million doses of the Sinovac jab and 1.7 million doses of the AstraZeneca shot will be delivered to the country this month.

Dr Sophon said the Public Health Ministry plans to use parts of Bang Sue Railway Central Station as a vaccination hub and to administer 100,000 doses per day in Bangkok. The ministry is confident that, from next month, there will be 10 million more doses of COVID-19 vaccines available each month.

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British Man In Thailand Balcony Fall Returns Home

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A British man who was stranded in a Thai hospital after falling from a sixth-floor balcony is now back home after a successful fund-raising appeal.

The former British Airways worker, 56-year-old Ian Mitchell-Barnes, broke his pelvis, both arms and both legs in the fall last October.

He has already had one foot amputated and now faces losing the other as well.

His family and friends launched an appeal to raise £10,000 towards his medical repatriation – and now thanks to people’s generosity he is back home.

His sister, Jane Mitchell-Barnes, said it was “nothing short of a miracle” her brother survived. But it left him with catastrophic injuries from which he is slowly recovering.

She added although Ian had received good treatment in Thailand, he needed to be home in the UK to continue his recovery.

Source: Birmingham Mail

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