8 hurt in laundry shop blast

A DRYER at a laundry shop in Nonthaburi exploded this morning (Oct. 9) injuring 8 people and badly damaging both the building and many motorcycles at a dealer nearby, INN News said.

The first three floors of the five-storey La-ong Fong laundry shop in Soi Chaeng Wattana- Pak Kret 32 in  Nonthaburi were badly damaged in this explosion which led to shards of glass flying all around and cutting 8 persons who were rushed to hospital by  Por Tek Tung Foundation rescuers.

Shards of glass also flew into a shop selling motorcycles and damaged many bikes.

Police cordoned off the area and are investigating this explosion.


Top: Debris scattered outside the laundry shop wrecked by an explosion this morning. Photo: INN News