Floods Wash Man AwayA 62 year old man was washed away with the floods after a tropical storm hit Pattaya. The search was unsuccessful and the man is still missing.
SATTAHIP – September 18,2015 [PattayaDailyNews]; at 13.00 pm Mr.Parinya Potisat- chief district of Sattahip- had ordered administrative officers and rescue teams to search for Sub.Lt.Kajorn Chaiwong aged 62 who had been washed away by the floods on 17th September at 10.00 am.
The search was really difficult because there was lots of debris in the flood water. The officers were divided into 2 boat teams and 2 teams on foot. However, they searched for 4 hours but still couldn’t find the missing man.
In addition, the Royal Thai Navy had assisted with the search using a helicopter but the search was unsuccessful.
Mrs.Somporn Muangmaithong who is the village chief said that the storm caused major flooding which hit the farm where the man went missing from. The search continues.