Sunday, 3 February 2013
Vehicular Accident at 33 Harbour Drive
SCDF was alerted to a case of a vehicular accident at 33 Harbour Drive. SCDF resources which included 2 Fire Engines, 2 Supporting Vehicles and 1 ambulance were immediately dispatched to the incident site.
Upon the arrival, the driver’s cabin of a container truck was found crushed. The driver was trapped in the driver’s cabin. Prior to SCDF’s arrival, the in-house emergency response team was already at the scene. With the help of a forklift, SCDF and the in-house emergency response team worked together to extricate the driver. Hydraulic rescue tools had to also be used by SCDF during the incident.