Tag: SCDF

Teen hero saves 3-month old niece from Whampoa fire

Singapore—A 16-year-old has emerged as a hero of a family affected by a fire at a Housing and Development Board flat in Whampoa on...

Fire in Whampoa HDB flat injures 10 people, including 3 children

Singapore – A raging fire engulfed a Housing and Development Board (HDB) flat in Whampoa on Sunday (Feb 28). The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF)...

65-year-old man found dead inside a car along Claymore Road

Singapore – A 65-year-old man was found dead inside a car on Claymore Road in Orchard on Thursday (Feb 18). At about 12:25 pm on...

Waterwoods residents receive praise online for fire-fighting from their balconies

Singapore – Videos of residents spraying water from their balconies to help douse the raging fire at a nearby unit are circulating online, garnering...

Six people rescued, about 100 evacuated after fire breaks out in Punggol condo

Singapore -- Six people were rescued and about 100 evacuated when fire broke out in a condo in Punggol at about 11.25 am on...

SCDF puts out fire in Yishun caused by charging e-bike

Singapore – After the incident of another fire caused by a charging Power-Assisted Bicycle (PAB) in an HDB flat, members of the public have...

Recycle bin explosion at Bukit Batok has netizens speculating on plausible causes

Singapore – A video of a recycling bin engulfed in smoke after an explosion is circulating online. Netizens have been  wondering why it happened...

Boy, 14, drowns off Changi Beach Park, family thought he was out studying

Singapore -- A 14-year-old boy drowned off Changi Beach Park on Saturday (Aug 22) and the news came as a shock to his family...

“The baby couldn’t wait” — Woman gives birth in car during 2-hour traffic jam

Singapore -- A woman gave birth in her car after she got stuck in a two-hour traffic jam on the Central Expressway (CTE) on...

100 firefighters mobilised to extinguish warehouse fire in Sg Kadut

SINGAPORE – On Saturday (May 23) at 9:32 p.m. the Singapore Civil Defence Force posted on their Facebook page about a warehouse fire that...
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