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Tourists injured after wooden walkway at Bang Plee market collapses

Two tourists were injured when a wooden walkway a a market collapsed – plunging them into water below.

The group of 20 people, including Thai locals, were on the wooden path at Bang Plee market when a ten-metre long section gave way on Sunday.

Thankfully, the drop below was pretty short – and the water was just one metre deep.

Thai men look for valuables in the water after the wooden walkway collapsed at Bang Plee market

Thai men look for valuables in the water after the wooden walkway collapsed at Bang Plee market

After the panic, locals helped those involved to find missing valuables in the water below.

Thai Wiraya Panyawibun, 25, and another 25-year-old Thai were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The local authority is repairing the walkway and looking at other wooden bridges at the 100-year-old market, according to Daily News.

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