Fire Guts Three Wooden Boats near Phuket Pier

Phuket –

A fire gutted three old wooden boats near a pier in Rassada.

The Phuket City Police were notified of the fire on Wednesday (December 27th) morning near a pier in Rassada. Firefighters from the Rassada Municipality with a fire engine, the Phuket Marine Police, and the Phuket Express arrived at the scene to find some smoke coming out from boats.

It took about 15 minutes to control the fire. No one identified themselves as the boat’s owner and no injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is still being investigated by the Forensic Police 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.