Fire Damages Two Cars in Chalong

Chalong/News Brief:

A fire has damaged two cars parked at a house in Chalong.

Firefighters at the Chalong Municipality told the Phuket Express that they were notified of the fire at a house in Soi 5 at Nai Mueang Village in Chalong, Mueang Phuket by a local resident earlier this week.

They arrived at the scene to find smoke coming out from the one of the two vehicles. It took about five minutes to control the fire. The engine bay of one car was damaged by the fire which was believed to be the source of the fire which then spread to the other car nearby.

The cause of the fire is still 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.