from [...] "If only the rest of the world would pay attention to Thailand. Last year a truck driver, drunk, crashed into a motorcycle rider killing him on the spot. The truck driver fled, and on his way, killed two more motorcyclists !! He was finally arrested, and has been brought to court. He received the DEATH SENTENCE ! That should wake up many of these people who drive cars and trucks, and never pay any attention to us motorbikers ! Thailand apparently have one of the highest road mortality in the world. Last year, Thailand recorded over 14,000 deaths !! So now wonder the courts are getting strict. Would you want to see drunk drivers who kill riders get the death penalty ?? " Click here to read the whole story.