By The Nation
Police said the accident happened at 5am on the Ngao-Song road in Ban Poh village in Tambon Ban Pong in Lampang’s Ngow district.
The bus hostess, Penpit Jarujit, died at the scene. The 11 injured passengers were sent to the Ngow hospital.
The rest of the passengers were transported in another bus to their destination in Chiang Rai.
Bus driver Thian Naksawat, 57, was taken to the Ngow police station for questioning as he was suspected of falling asleep behind the wheel and causing the accident.