December 29, 2015

Hanspeter Frutiger

Hanspeter Frutiger, a Swiss national, has succumbed to his injuries in the intensive care unit of a government hospital in Nathon, Koh Samui. The 64-year-old was pronounced dead late at night on December 29.

Mr Frutiger, who was a well-known expatriate on the island and owner of several restaurants, had been involved in a motorbike accident earlier. The accident occurred close to Big C Center in Bo Phut where Mr Frutier broke his thigh and injured his head.

After undergoing a surgery on December 22, complications emerged and a brain swelling made Mr Frutiger fall into a coma, requiring him to be respired artificially. Shortly after, he died in the ICU of Koh Samui Hospital.

Mr Futiger is survived by his two children.

Case Details

Source DER FARANG
Date of Death: December 29, 2015
Last Edited: 2 years ago
Age: 64 years
Gender: Male
Nationality: Swiss
Cause of Death: Road accident
Province: Surat Thani
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