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Friday, 25 June 2010
Reports of floods and fallen trees

The following are details of cases of flooding and fallen trees this morning, in which SCDF’s assistance were required.

REPORTS OF FLOODING TO SCDF

  • At 0913 hrs, Junction of Macpherson Road/ Kampong Ampat – Taxi stuck in flood with a passenger. SCDF dispatched 1 fire engine and manually opened the doors to the taxi. Two Chinese men, passenger and driver, were guided to safety by SCDF rescuers.

  • At 0916 hrs, No. 3 Telok Kurau Lor G – Flooding at Childcare centre. SCDF dispatched 1 fire engine. SCDF used a pump to extract water from the childcare centre. SCDF also assisted in the evacuation of about 18 pre-school children and 7 adults from the centre.

REPORTS OF FALLEN TREES

SCDF responded to 2 cases where people were injured due to fallen trees.

  • At 0901 hrs, CTE towards Yishun (between Ang Mo Kio Ave 1 and Ave 3) – A case involving a tree falling onto vehicles. SCDF dispatched 2 ambulances and conveyed 2 casualties (a man and a woman, both Chinese) to TTSH.

  • At 0934 hrs, Kampung Bahru Rd towards Keppel Distripark, near KTM – SCDF dispatched 1 ambulance and conveyed 2 casualties (a man and a woman, both Chinese) to SGH.

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Last updated on 9th Oct 2014