Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

HOME // National News // American man dies in fall from Pattaya hotel

American man dies in fall from Pattaya hotel

PHOTO: Khaosod

Police in Pattaya are investigating an American man dying after plunging from the seventh floor of a hotel in the holiday town.

The 43 year old man, whose name is being withheld, pending relatives being notified through the Embassy, was found dead in the hotel car park at around 6am this morning, according to a Bangkok Post report.

A security guard at the hotel, named as 34 year old Supornchai Hatkham, was patrolling the grounds when he found the man’s body and alerted the authorities. The hotel is located on Thappraya 15 Road, according to police.

The American was wearing only pants when he was found lying face down and bleeding from his head. It’s understood he was staying in a room on the seventh floor of the hotel.

Officers have confirmed the room showed no signs of violence or forced entry, but say they found several syringes and the remnants of cannabis in the room.

SOURCE: Bangkok Post

Advertisement Phuket Go Advertisement sidebar_1

TRENDING

5 Star Marine Phuket

You May Also Like

Phuket News

Friday, June 14, 2024 – Phuket weather, sunset times, air quality and tides (7am) Moderate to occasionally fresh west to north-westerly onshore winds are driving...

Phuket News

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 – Phuket weather forecast Increasing cloud today with a corresponding increase in winds from east. The slightly overcast conditions should...

National News

UPDATE: There has been another NOTAM (Notice to Air Missions) issued in the past 24 hours which changes Item 5, which MAY provide an...

Phuket Life

No. The December 26, 2004, event, known as the Asian Tsunami, Indian Ocean Tsunami or the Boxing Day Tsunami, was an extremely rare event...