Bali Hai Pier Boat FireA Pattaya-Ko Lan transportation boat burst into flames at Bali Hai pier. Luckily nobody was injured from the incident.
PATTAYA-22nd December- [PattayaDailyNews] at 15.30 pm Pol.Lt.Col.Pawatchai Sudsakorn- deputy superintendent of Pattaya police station- was notified that a boat was on fire at Bali Hai pier. After notification the police officers and the rescue team rushed to the scene.
At the scene the officers found passengers both Thais and foreigners therefore the officers extinguished the fire which took around half an hour.
Upon questioning Mrs.Ratree Kaorobku aged 64 who was one of the boats owners of Petchthada Travel Co.Ltd he said that the boat transported passengers from Pattaya to Koh Lan and Koh Pai. Previously, the boat had been under repair for the last 3 months. It’s expected that the damage caused was around 8 million baht.
The police officers confiscated the boat in order to find out the real cause of fire.