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Man run over by driverless train at Fajar LRT station dies




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A man was killed this morning when he was run over by a train at the Fajar LRT station. TODAY reported that the man fell on the track at about 1am before being run over by a driverless train. The man’s body was spotted only after the last train service had left the platform.

“The police and SCDF were immediately alerted and arrived on site shortly after. We are extending our full cooperation to the police in carrying out their investigations.” said SMRT’s Head of Corporate Marketing & Communications Margaret Teo. The man was pronounced dead by paramedics on arrival.

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