KANCHANABURI - When a bridge over the river connecting their villages collapsed, people in Sangkhla Buri decided to build their own floating bridge from bamboo - and the new longest wooden bridge in Thailand was completed on Thursday.
The newly completed floating bridge links the two banks of Song Kalia River in Kanchanaburi, after the Saphan Mon bridge collapsed. (Photo from Pakon Homchoti facebook)
It is still not clear when the "real" bridge, said to have collapsed because of a weed build-up, will be repaired.
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