Guernsey couple Peter Root and Mary Thompson killed during round-the-world cycling tour in Thailand

British couple killed during round-the-world cycling tour after being run over by pick-up truck in Thailand Peter Root and Mary Thompson were both artists aged 34 from GuernseySet off in July 2011 and had cycled through Europe, Middle East and ChinaCouple run over by pick-up driver in Phanom Sarakham, Chachoengsao By Mark Duell PUBLISHED: 13:27 GMT, 17 February 2013 | UPDATED: 18:59 GMT, 18 February 2013 A British couple on a round-the-world cycling tour have been killed in a road crash in Thailand.