Billboard Collapses During Heavy RainA billboard of a private hotel almost fell on top of some tourists after it came loose during a storm in Pattaya. Luckily nobody was injured and the relative officials were called to make it safe once again.
PATTAYA – June 26,2015 [Pattaya Daily News]; at 9.30 a.m., there was heavy rain and strong winds in the morning which caused a big billboard of one private hotel (which was located at an area near a sentry box at Khao Thappraya hill) to almost fall down. Therefore, the related officers cordoned off the area to keep the public safe.
Upon questioning Mr. Banjob Khantijit, aged 42, a taxi driver he said that he had just parked his taxi when suddenly there was heavy rain and strong winds which caused the big billboard to come loose and nearly fell on some foreigners who were exercising near it. Luckily everyone ran to safety and nobody was injured. After that he informed the relative officers to come and sort the problem out.