Roadside bomb attack injures six rangers in Pattani

Six army rangers were injured when a roadside bomb exploded at Tambon Bang Khao in Pattani’s Nong Chik district Wednesday morning (Jan 10).

According to Nong Chik police, the six army rangers from 4303 Ranger Unit was travelling on a pickup truck to Ban Sai Mor School in Nong Chik district following reports that two surveillance cameras at the school were torched last night.

As they arrived near the school at about 9.30am, a roadside bomb was detonated, injuring the six rangers. All were later rushed to Nong Chik hospital for treatment before some of them were transferred to Pattani Hospital.

Surveillance cameras in front of Ban Sai Mor School in Nong Chik district of Pattani were torched last night.