Lightning Hits 4 RoomsLightning has hit 4 rooms where some alien workers were living in Si Racha. Luckily nobody was injured but it caused around 100,000 baht worth of damaged.
SRIRACHA – May 7,2015 [Pattaya Daily News]; journalists reported that there was heavy rain with lightning in area of Amphur Si Racha, Chon Buri province and 4 rooms where some alien workers were living had been hit by lightning in a Tapioca field.
At the scene the journalists found 4 rooms where the alien workers were staying had been damaged by lightning and their belongings had been charred. Luckily nobody was injured and the damaged was estimated to be around 100,000 THB.
Miss Supitchaya Charoennarn (a village head of Moo 6 Tambon Nong Kharm, Amphur Si Racha, Chon Buri province) said that at approximately 2 p.m. today (May 7, 2015) there was heavy rain and 2 thunderbolts and the 4 rooms where the alien workers lived caught fire. Nong Kharm Subdistrict Administrative Organization then sent fire trucks to extinguish the fire and a team of doctors from Tambon Nong Kharm.