Phuket firefighters douse Patong massage parlour blaze

PUBLISHED ON WED, APR 19, 2017 8:02 PM

Phuket firefighters douse Patong massage parlour blaze

Eakkapop Thongtub



Firefighters were quickly at the scene, a massage parlour on the Patong beach road. Photo: Eakkapop Thongtub


PHUKET: -- Six fire trucks were called to contain a fire that broke out at a massage parlour along the Patong beach road this morning (April 19).


No injuries were reported from the blaze.


Officers at the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) Patong office responded to a call at about 8am reporting that a fire had broken out at Refresh Massage on Thaweewong Rd.


Smoke was billowing from the building when firefighters arrived. Rescue teams entered the building, but found no persons trapped inside.


Firefighters took one hour to bring the situation under control.


Soon to arrive at the scene were Patong Mayor Chalermluck Kebsup and Deputy Mayor Weerasak Khaminthong as well as Lt Col Saksan Khomsakhorn and Lt Col Jongserm Preecha of the Patong Police.


Full story:

-- © Copyright Phuket News 2017-04-19
latest news from Phuket

3,000 cruise line passengers descend upon PatongEakkapop Thongtub The 'Genting Dream' cruise liner. Photo: Eakkapop Thongtub PHUKET: Some 3,000 cruise liner passengers descended upon Patong yesterday (Nov 22) and were welcomed by officials from various local government including Patong Mayor...


Ya bah use on the rise in Phuket, says officialThe Phuket News Drug arrest statistics have shown that the use of methamphetamine or ya bah is on the rise in Phuket due to decreasing prices. Photo: Ya ware / Twitter PHUKET: Drug arrest statistics have shown that the use of methamphetamine or ya bah...


 PHUKET XTRA - November 22 Student's organs kept for 'examination'? Police learn how to investigate? Buakaw joins Toon charity run! Pickup eats pole killing 1! Half-done education project abandoned! Hosted by: JP Mestanza || #Phuket -- © Copyright Phuket News 2017-11-23 


Phuket police drag heels on deadly bypass pickup wipeout investigationThe Phuket News The pickup truck overturned on the bypass road during rush hour. Photo: Phuket City Traffic Police PHUKET: The driver of the pickup truck carrying Myanmar migrant workers that overturned on the bypass road last...