It’s pretty safe to say one tourist from Dubai didn’t have a very good weekend after getting trapped in a lift for two hours before rescue workers were eventually able to free him.

Ahmad, 27 was staying at The Point Residence in South Pattaya and had been visiting a friend on a different floor, when returning to his own room the lift malfunctioned and left him trapped inside on the fourth floor in the early hours of Sunday morning.

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After attempts to shout for aid went unanswered Ahmad video-called his friend who was staying in the same hotel who was then able to alert hotel staff to the situation.

Tourist from Dubai stuck in a lift in Pattaya for 2 hours

Rescue worker from the Sawang Boriboon foundation were quickly on the scene and using heavy duty equipment were able to free the stricken tourist.

Tourist from Dubai stuck in a lift in Pattaya for 2 hours

Many commented online that the elevator should be equipped with CCTV or at very least an emergency call button.

Source: TNews

Content : LovePattayaThailand

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