Six houses burned down in Bangkok community
Six wooden houses were destroyed in a fire that swept through a Bangkok community early on Thursday, police said.
No casualties were reported.
Bang Phong Pang police were alerted to the fire at the Sadet Mae Sroy Thong community on Soi Sathu Pradit 33 in Bangkok's Yannawa district at 4.30am.
Ten fire engines rushed to the community, where most houses are two-storey wooden homes built next to one another. It took about an hour to control the blaze.
Police were informed that the fire started at the house that was being modified to provide rented rooms.
The cause of the fire is unknown.