An 18 year old student who was rushing to get to her school where she was due to take an exam, was killed in a high speed road accident which left a passenger in her car and the driver of a pick-up with serious injuries. Police and rescue services were called to the scene of the crash on the Sukhumvit Road in the Plu Ta Luang area. Two vehicles were badly damaged in the crash, one of them was driven by the victim, Khun Pawinee who suffered a suspected broken neck in the crash. The car’s owner. Khun Egajit aged 19 was sitting in the back seat and allowed his friend to drive the car to school as she claimed to be the better driver. Due to the excess speed she lost control of the vehicle and crossed over a central reservation into the opposing carriageway, colliding head-on with a Silver Isuzu pick-up driven by Captain Somshai aged 45, the Chief of the Education Department at the Royal Thai Marine Corp Unit at the Sattahip Navy Base. He suffered suspected spinal injuries and was rushed to Hospital along with the 19 year old passenger in the car. Both are expected to fully recover.