UPDATE: Collapsed Road on Patong Hill Being Fixed

Patong –

A collapsed road on the Patong Hill is being fixed which has caused traffic delays during rush hours.

Our previous story:

Patong Officials have warned road users about a collapsed road on the Patong Hill.

Now for the update:

The Phuket Highway Office told the Phuket Express that the collapsed road had been caused by water erosion under the road. The road is now being fixed for at least three days from Wednesday (November 29th) to Friday (December 1st), 2023.

One of the lanes was temporarily closed to traffic which has caused heavy traffic to be tailed back especially during rush hours. Relevant officials have apologized for the inconvenience.

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.