Man hurt after air-con unit fell on him in Bedok

A Man was hurt after an air-con unit fell on him in Bedok on Wednesday, June 28 2017. VIDEO: ST READER

SINGAPORE - A man at an industrial estate in Bedok was injured after an air-conditioning unit apparently fell and hit him on Wednesday (June 28).

A video making the rounds on social media showed a man on a stretcher being tended to by officers from the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF), with a dented air-con unit lying on the ground nearby.

SCDF said it responded to an emergency at 3018 Bedok North Street 5 at around 5.40pm. 

The man was taken to Changi General Hospital in an ambulance.

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An SCDF spokesman said that it is still confirming details on how the incident occurred.