Fire severely damages cake and flower shop in Chonburi – VIDEO

PHOTO: Ban Bueng Municipality


A major fire has damaged a cake and flower shop in Ban Bueng at about noon today. The total cost of damages is estimated at about 600,000 baht.

Fire fighters were notified of the fire at 11:30AM at a building in Ban Bueng.

Fire fighters with two fire engines arrived at the scene with rescue workers to find lots of smoke from the building in question. It took about one hour to control the fire.

PHOTO: Ban Bueng Municipality

Flowers and cake machines were severely damaged. No injuries were reported.

Mr. Sombat Nueangjamnong, 52, the shop owner, told police that no one was in the shop when the fire started. He received a phone call from his neighbor and rushed to the scene.

At this stage police believed that the fire was caused by a short circuit. However, the Chonburi Forensic Police are investigating the incident.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.