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Fire destroys buses at depot

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Eight buses parked inside a service depot in Samut Prakan province have been damaged in a fire. Investigators suspect faulty wiring as the cause. 

Police received the report of a fire at the depot located inside a large service station in tambon Racha Thewa of Bang Phli district. More than 10 fire trucks from surrounding areas were dispatched to the site.

Emergency workers found eight buses ablaze among the more than 50 vehicles at the facility. The flames quickly spread from one vehicle to another. There were periodic explosions as the buses were powered by natural gas. 

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