Drama as truck catches fire in Hot District

A truck mysteriously caught fire in Hot District yesterday, April 22 much to the consternation of some of the locals.

The drama took place near the Ob Luang Police Checkpoint at around 5:50 p.m

The truck, driven by Mr. Daeng Norasingh, 59, was being used to transport corn from Mae Sariang, Mae Hong Son to Phrao when he noticed flames coming from the back of the truck.

Emergency services were quick to the scene, promptly putting the fire out.

While the cause of the fire is unknown, the damage included the rear-left wheel along with some of the corn being transported.