Fire damages house in Rawai, Phuket overnight, alarming local residents

Rawai, Mueang Phuket –

A fire has damaged a home in the Mueang Phuket district last night (April 25th), alarming locals.

The Rawai Mayor Aroon Solos told The Phuket Express reporters that firefighters were notified of the fire by nervous nearby residents at 10:30 P.M. at a house in a housing estate in the Rawai sub-district.

Fire fighters with a fire engine and The Phuket Express reporters arrived at the scene to find some smoke coming out from the house.

It took about half an hour to control the fire. No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is still being investigated.

Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than three years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.