Body Found Floating Near Island in Phang Nga

Phang Nga –

A body was found floating near an island in the Khuri Buri district.

The Royal Thai Navy told the Phuket Express that on Friday (January 19th) they were notified from a fishing boat captain that he and his crew found an Asian male body floating shirtless in the sea neat the Ra Island. The body was recovered and taken back to a local hospital for identification.

Meanwhile, a Myanmar boat crew member had been reported missing in the sea after falling from a fishing boat earlier this week but it was not yet positive if the body was the missing man.


Don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter and get all our news delivered to you in one spam-free daily e-mail Click here! OR, enter your e-mail below!

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.