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Blaze engulfs ferry off Phuket on Friday

A fire erupts on a ferry boat in front of Naka island off Phuket's Thalang district on Friday. No one was injured as four crew members of the boat were rescued by staffs of speed boats near the area.

Marine police’s initial investigation showed that the ferry, servicing between Koh Yao Noi off Pang Nga province and Bangrong pier off Phuket’s Thalang district , was anchoring at Bangrong pier when the blaze went off.

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