Car fire in the middle of road extinguished
PHUKET: A black CRV car was found on fire in the middle of Thepkasatree Rd before the Koh Kaew intersection in the early afternoon on Friday (February 21).
Saturday 22 February 2014, 05:54PM
The owner of the car, Mr. Pakawat Kumpairan, 24 of Kathu, told police that he was driving to the airport when he noticed heavy smoke coming from under the hood after he reached the Koh Kaew intersection. He stopped and asked locals for help, who brought extinguishers and called police.
Thalang police in coordination with the rescue unit and fire brigade from Sri Sunthorn municipal arrived on the scene and put out the blaze within a few minutes.