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Student left brain dead by road accident to be taken off life support

Published on May 8, 2014 7:06 AM

It started like any Monday morning.

Mr Tien Yoon Seong and his 18-year-old son, Kang Fan, left their house in Ang Mo Kio together at 7am.

Mr Tien was rushing to drive to work in Tuas and Kang Fan, to catch his bus to Ngee Ann Polytechnic in Clementi where he was a first-year student.

"When the lift door opened, he turned left and headed to the bus stop while I turned right and walked to the carpark. We did not even say 'goodbye'," said the 49-year-old construction supervisor, as tears welled in his eyes.

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