PHUKET: A pickup truck thwarted in a passing maneuver on Thepkrasattri Road flipped over and landed upside down on the median in Mai Khao yesterday morning.

The cab was partially crushed by the impact, but the passenger and driver escaped with only minor injuries.

Called to the scene at Baan Suan Maphrao at about 10:30am, police found Wutirai Chuchuay, 26, with a head wound and Nappadol Koomsuk, 32, with pain in his shoulder.