Swede dies in car crash on Koh Phangan


The Swedish man who was in his 30’s died Sunday after being involved in a serious accident in the holiday paradise of Koh Pha Ngan in Thailand.

Swedish Foreign Ministry confirmed that a Swedish man from central Sweden has been killed in a traffic accident, but can not provide any more details. According to Aftonbladet the Swede  who was the father of a two-year-old son hit lamppost when he was on his way to a store on a moped.

“He broke his neck and died instantly,” said a relative to Aftonbladet.

Every winter, tens of thousands of Swedes traveling to the warmth of Thailand and Koh Phangan.