Chinese Man Rescued After Jet-Ski Accident Near Patong Beach

Patong –

A Chinese man has been rescued by local fishermen after a jet-ski accident near Patong Beach.

Mr. Jaruan Yooyen, a local Patong fisherman, told the Phuket Express that on Wednesday (July 12th) at 5:30 P.M. himself and other local fishermen who were on a long-tailed fishing boat rescued an unidentified Chinese man.

The Chinese man was in the sea calling for help near his jet-ski near Patong Beach. He had fallen into the sea after a jet-ski accident. He was not injured and arrived safely on land.

It was unclear what had caused the accident, notes The Phuket Express.

Goongnang Suksawat
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 four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some 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.