It has been reported by the local media that many foreign tourists, most Russians, were injured after a tour boat crashed into a pillar in Chalong, Phuket.
More than 30 people were on the tour boat at the time of the crash.
Emergency responders were notified of the accident on Wednesday (May 17th) near Chalong Pier with many injuries. More than a dozen ambulances from the nearby area arrived at the Chalong Pier.
Many injured people were taken to many hospitals around the island.
The details around the crash are still unfolding and were not immediately available.
This is a developing story. Updates will be made to this story when released by relevant Phuket officials.
The original version of this article appeared on our sister website, The Phuket Express, owned by our parent company TPN media.
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