Welder falls from roof of Pattaya building

Saksit Boonthong is rushed to the Banglamung Hospital after he fell off the second floor while welding steel supports for the house roof.

A welder was injured after falling off the roof of a building in Pattaya.

Saksit Boonthong, 19, suffered injuries to his hand and face, as well as cuts, after he fell off from the second story of a two-story house on Soi Tungklom-Tanman 20 March 20.

Coworkers said Saksit was welding the steel supports for the roof when he somehow slipped and fell, hitting steel girders on the first floor and then the ground.

He was transported to Banglamung Hospital for emergency treatment for his injuries.