Careless smoker almost torches Thailand’s longest wooden bridge

 Careless smoker almost torches Thailand’s longest wooden bridge

Tenasserim Hills and floating houses on the Kwai river in Kanchanaburi. Photo: GFDL.



A wooden bridge in Kanchanaburi, the longest of its kind in Thailand, was saved from fire on Sunday night when passers-by spotted smoke and alerted the authorities.

Two Kanchanaburi Forest Protection Foundation volunteers were crossing Uttamanusorn Bridge over the Galia River at 9.30pm and saw smoke billowing from a wooden pillar.

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