The soil testing results on the Patong Hill shows that the road is not ready to be used for road users, even pedestrians.
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The Patong Police reported this afternoon (October 22nd), “The analysis results from the soil shows the area is consisted of ‘Loose Sand’ between hills. Water levels underneath the soil is high which is at risk for the road to further collapse.”
“Relevant authorities have decided to to continue the closure of the collapsed area on the hill. The road is not ready for road users or pedestrians yet.” Patong Police concluded.