According to several Thai media, a Norwegian in his 60s has died in a fire in an apartment complex in Pattaya early Friday morning.
The man is said to have been found on Friday morning, and according to police, he lost his life due to smoke inhalation.
– The Foreign Ministry is aware that a Norwegian citizen has died in Thailand. Relatives are notified. The Foreign Service cannot comment on further on the individual details in an ongoing consular case, wrote press spokesman Per Bardalen Wiggen in an email to NTB.
Police were notified of the fire around 5 a.m. local time.
© NTB Scanpix / #Norway Today