Six soldiers killed, four injured in Pattani

Pieces of the wreckage of the vehicle carrying 10 patrol soldiers after it hit an underground bomb in Thung Yang Daeng district, Pattani province, on Monday. (Photo from @FM91trafficpro)

PATTANI - A bomb exploded on a road in Thung Yang Daeng district, killing six soldiers and injuring four others, two seriously, shortly before noon on Monday.

While a pickup truck carrying 10 army soldiers was on a road in tambon Pru Thung Nam Dam, an underground bomb went off, completely destroying it.

The dead victims were SM1 Somprat Sriracha, Pvt Adisak Ritthidet, Pvt Veerabhum Boobbha, Pvt Apichart Hoikaew, Pvt Kittipong Bornaa and Pvt Jessada Roongwong.

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