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 have been recharging at a pier on the Chao Phraya river within the Phra Pradaeng district.
A safety guard on the pier, sixty four year previous Somdet Sae Ueng, said that the hearth started when a battery on one of the tour boats exploded, and flames spread to other boats close by.
Firefighters from the Puchao Saming Phrai Municipality arrived on the scene with 5 vans and put out the flames in about half an hour. The damage from the incident was still being evaluated, and there were no reported accidents, Bangkok Post reported.
The Samut Prakan Marine Office is presently investigating the cause for the fireplace and invited witnesses to offer information. Whopping reported that there have been eleven 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 supplies companies for electric boats.
This information comes after another boat hearth broke out in Thailand earlier this month.
On the evening 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 fireplace close to the Bang Rak boat pier in tambon Bo Phut of Koh Samui district. Thankfully, no one was damage within the incident.
Last 12 months, there were a quantity of boat fires in Thailand.
On December 11, a tour boat moored at a pier in Phuket caught hearth inflicting damages however no accidents or deaths. Phuket Governor Narong Woonciew reported that nobody was on board the ship at the time of the hearth, so there were no accidents or fatalities, however the boat did maintain damages.
People on the scene reported that they initially noticed flames on the proper aspect of the boat. Shortly after they heard an explosion and the boat was engulfed in flames..

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