Author Topic: One Man Dies and Others Have Limbs Blown Off During Mad Festival  (Read 423 times)

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The Chiang Mai Public Health Office told the media on November 28th that a Maetaeng man had died from injuries he had sustained after lighting a homemade ‘giant’ firework. During the same incident another man lost both his legs due to the massive explosion.

In unrelated incident not far from the fatality in Maetaeng another man lost both his legs, while his friend lost one leg, after lighting a homemade firework.

It was reported that 55 people have so far been injured after playing with fireworks. Most of the injured suffered from burns to the hands and face. Loy Krathong has also seen 113 people injured in traffic accidents, and 203 people injured in other accidents related to the festival.

Anyone who goes to a psychiatrist should have his head examined.