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4 Hurt by Explosion at Bangkok ‘Car Mob’ Protest in Khlong Toei

Thailand Anti-Government Pro-Democracy Protest Car Mob Khlong Toey Bangkok Explosion

Four people were injured and a motorcycle was damaged when an explosion occurred during an anti-government “car mob” protest.

The incident in front of Trok Phai Sing To Community opposite the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center on Ratchadaphisek Road in Klong Toei took place the afternoon of Sept. 19.

At the explosion site, police found scattered PVC pipe fragments and broken mirrors. Two side-view mirrors of a motorcycle were shattered. A water pipe of the community was burst and wooden doors of houses there were damaged.

Meanwhile, at Nang Loeng intersection near Government House at 7.30 p.m., anti-government protesters threw firecrackers and fireworks at crowd control policemen. Police applied tear gas and rubber bullets and placed cargo containers to control them.