BANGKOK, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- A driver was killed and six female students injured when the van they were traveling in hit the rear of an 18-wheel trailer truck in Thailand's eastern province of Chonburi on Saturday.
Thai police told the media that rescue workers retrieved the body of the driver who died on the spot.
Six passengers, including one university student and five high-schoolers, were hurt and rushed to nearby hospitals, Thai media reported.
Police said the 18-wheel trailer truck loaded with steel rods, suffered little damages at its rear. No one was injured in the trailer truck.