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Dead bodies of firefighters pulled out of building debris


The dead bodies of four firefighters who were killed when the building, where they putting out a fire, collapsed in Bangkok, were extricated on Sunday.

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  Dead bodies of firefighters pulled out of building debris

On Saturday, Thammasala Police Station was alerted about a fire in Krisda Nakhon 31 Village on Boromratchonnanee Road of Thawi Watthana district.

  Dead bodies of firefighters pulled out of building debris

Police and firefighters rushed to the scene and needed around an hour to extinguish the fire at a three-storey house in the village.

  Dead bodies of firefighters pulled out of building debris

While officials were working to rescue the residents, the building collapsed and trapped an unknown number of officials and residents under it.

  Dead bodies of firefighters pulled out of building debris

Five people, including the four firefighters, were killed.

  Dead bodies of firefighters pulled out of building debris

Rescuers managed to pull the four bodies out of the debris by 6.40am on Sunday after an all-night operation.

Dead bodies of firefighters pulled out of building debris  

The fifth fatality was an office worker.
Dead bodies of firefighters pulled out of building debris

 

Published : April 04, 2021

By : THE NATION