Fire breaks out at POSB branch in Rivervale Plaza in Sengkang

A POSB branch in Rivervale Plaza in Sengkang caught fire on Sunday afternoon. -- PHOTO: STOMP
A POSB branch in Rivervale Plaza in Sengkang caught fire on Sunday afternoon. -- PHOTO: STOMP
A POSB branch in Rivervale Plaza in Sengkang caught fire on Sunday afternoon. -- PHOTO: STOMP
A POSB branch in Rivervale Plaza in Sengkang caught fire on Sunday afternoon. -- PHOTO: STOMP

SINGAPORE- A POSB branch in Rivervale Plaza in Sengkang caught fire on Sunday afternoon.

The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said no one was injured.

A spokesman said the fire started at an air-conditioning unit that burnt itself out before SCDF personnel arrived at the scene.

The SCDF received a call at 1.25pm alerting them to the incident.

About 20 people who were in the area had evacuated themselves, the spokesman added.

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