Blaze damages tour boats in central Thailand

A blaze damaged three electric tour boats in Thailand‘s central Samut Prakan province this morning. The boats were recharging at a pier on the Chao Phraya river within the Phra Pradaeng district.
A safety guard on the pier, 64 year outdated Somdet Sae Ueng, stated that the hearth started when a battery on one of the tour boats exploded, and flames spread to different boats nearby.
Expires from the Puchao Saming Phrai Municipality arrived on the scene with 5 vehicles and put out the flames in about half an hour. The injury from the incident was nonetheless being evaluated, and there have been no reported accidents, Bangkok Post reported.
The Samut Prakan Marine Office is at present investigating the trigger of the fire and invited witnesses to provide data. The Samut Prakan Marine Department additionally reported that there have been 11 electric tour boats moored on the pier when the fire broke out, and the three broken boats were unregistered for service.
The names of the three broken boats are Mine Smart Ferry 27, Mine Smart Ferry 28 and Mine Smart Ferry 29. The pier was rented by Mine Mobility Research Co., which provides companies for electric boats.
This news comes after another boat fireplace broke out in Thailand earlier this month.
On the night of February four, a speedboat engulfed in flames sank off Thailand’s island of Koh Samui. According to the Thailand Maritime Enforcement Command Centre (Thai-MECC), the boat caught hearth close to the Bang Rak boat pier in tambon Bo Phut of Koh Samui district. Thankfully, nobody was harm in the incident.
Last yr, there were a few boat fires in Thailand.
On December eleven, a tour boat moored at a pier in Phuket caught hearth inflicting damages but no injuries or deaths. Phuket Governor Narong Woonciew reported that no one was on board the ship on the time of the fireplace, so there were no accidents or fatalities, but the boat did sustain damages.
People at the scene reported that they initially noticed flames on the best facet of the boat. Shortly after they heard an explosion and the boat was engulfed in flames..

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