A blaze at a medical equipment manufacturing facility in the Eastern Seaboard Industrial Estate in Pluak Daeng district of Rayong province has caused damage of B100 million.
The fire on Monday afternoon completely destroyed the factory operated by B Braun Medical. More than 10 fire engines were dispatched to the scene to try to contain the fire. There were no reports of any injury as all workers were able to safely evacuate the building.
Pol Col Sithi Sangchan, deputy superintendent of Pluak Daeng police station, believes the fire was caused by sparks from an electrical short-circuit that set alight inflammable materials.
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