Heavy rains fell tree, disaster officials repeat warning

Heavy rains fell tree, disaster officials repeat warning

 

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The warning came as a large tree fell onto power lines on Damrong Rd in Phuket Town. Photo: Phuket City Police
 

PHUKET: Disaster officials have repeated their warning for people to beware minor flash floods and landslips amid the heavy rain that has fallen on the island today (June 8).

 

The warning follows a large tree falling onto power lines along Damrong Rd in Phuket Town this afternoon after the ground became too water-sodden for it s to hold it upright.

 

The tree fell at about 4pm. Emergency workers were quick to respond, with the road now cleared to for traffic.


Full story: https://www.thephuketnews.com/heavy-rains-fell-tree-disaster-officials-repeat-warning-71725.php#RU402WvB71Dk4w1q.97

 

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