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Barge sinks off Phuket, no fatalities or injuries reported


PHUKET: A barge carrying a crane sank off the south coast of Phuket yesterday afternoon with no fatalities or injuries to those on board being reported.

At 3pm yesterday (May 16), Phuket Marine Office 5 received information that the Thai barge “Tanyongpuyu” weighing 107.85 ton and carrying a crane had sunk approximately one nautical mile off the coast of Ao Yon at the south of Phuket.

Full story: thephuketnews.com

Eakkapop Thongtub,
The Phuket News

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