Fire Destroys House on Phuket Hill

Phuket –

A fire has destroyed a house on a hill in Mueang Phuket.

Firefighters at the Koh Kaew Municipality told the Phuket Express that they were notified of the fire on Saturday morning (September 16th) at a house on a hill behind an international school in Baan Bang Koo, Koh Kaew.

They arrived at the scene to find the house heavily ablaze. It took about 15 minutes to control the fire. A housekeeper’s home was also damaged but no injuries were reported and the cause of the fire is being investigated as of press time.

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.