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Bang Phli explosion damages 70 houses, 15 vehicles


At least 70 houses and 15 vehicles were damaged from a Monday morning explosion in a foam factory in Samut Prakan’s Bang Phli district, the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation reported.

The explosion set the 32-year-old factory ablaze in the wee hours of Monday and burned it to the ground.

No deaths have been reported so far, though some 20 people – 15 locals and five officials – have sustained injuries.

As of the press time, the fire had not been completely doused and two helicopters were reportedly sent from Lopburi province to help.

Bang Phli explosion damages 70 houses, 15 vehicles Bang Phli explosion damages 70 houses, 15 vehicles Bang Phli explosion damages 70 houses, 15 vehicles

Published : July 05, 2021

By : The Nation