An accident on the Tachilek-Kengtung road near Yan Shin Village, Tachilek Township, on 28 March, killed one person and injured eight others.
A Toyota Vigo heading to Tachilek from Tar Lay driven by U Sai Kham Mat collided head on with a Mistubishi Rose bus en route to Tar Lay Township from Tachilek driven by U Kyaw Myo Hein from Mahlaing Township. The bus was carrying five passengers when the Vigo hit it.
The accident killed U Sai Kham Mat on the spot. Eight passengers were seriously injured.
Wai Yan Lin (IPRD)