Tags : Speedboat

Phuket

Two Russian children killed in Phuket speedboat collision

PHUKET: At least two people died and up to 22 people were injured in a speedboat collision off Phuket’s east coast this morning (Feb 10). Reports place the accident in the channel linking Phuket’s two main marinas with the the bay on the east side of the island at about 8:15am. Full story: thephuketnews.com By […]Read More

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Israeli tourist seriously injured in speedboat, jet ski collision off

PHUKET: An Israeli man sustained serious injuries when the jet ski he was riding with a friend crashed into a speedboat off Khai Nok Island last Thursday (Feb 21). At 17.15pm yesterday (Feb 22), Phang Nga Immigration Bureau notified the Tourist Assistance Centre (TAC) that a tourist from Israel sustained serious injuries to his head […]Read More

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Chinese tourists injured as Phuket tour speedboat slams oil tanker

PHUKET: A tour speedboat carrying 10 Chinese tourists, including a pregnant woman and two children, slammed into a steel tanker off Koh Rang, off Phuket’s east coast, while returning from Phi Phi Island earlier today (Feb 9). The collision left five of the tourists injured, as well as the speedboat captain and his crewman. Full […]Read More

Phuket

Phuket tourists safe after tour speedboat takes on water, capsizes

PHUKET: All tourists on board a Phuket speedboat that took on water and capsized en route to Phi Phi Island after departing Chalong Pier yesterday morning were safely recovered from the water yesterday afternoon (Jan 25). The Phuket Marine Office was informed by staff at Chalong Pier at about 11:40am that the tour speedboat Aphitada […]Read More

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Chinese tourist injured on Krabi speedboat

A Chinese woman was incapable of moving after a speedboat was hit by large waves in Krabi on Friday morning. Officials of the Haad Nopparat Thara Mu Koh Phi Phi National Park rushed the woman, who is about 30, to the provincial hospital. Full story: The Nation By The NationRead More

Phuket

Tour speedboat catches fire from crewman’s cigarette

PHUKET: A crewman on a Phuket tour speedboat suffered burns from a flash fire started by a cigarette he was smoking soon after refueling the boat this afternoon (April 13). Rescue workers from the nearby Boat Lagoon Marina and the Kusoldharm Foundation were informed of the fire at 4.30pm. Full story: Link text Eakkapop Thongtub […]Read More