18-year-old alerts neighbors of fire in Hougang Avenue flat, SCDF investigates matter

18-year-old alerts neighbors of fire in Hougang Avenue flat, SCDF investigates matter

Ibtimes·2018-01-29 15:10

An 18-year-old girl rushed to alert her neighbors soon after a sudden fire broke out in a flat on January 26 night in Hougang. The teenager called Ang Mei Qi heard the sound of the explosion from the second floor and got the burning smell which was coming from a flat at around 10 pm. She was with her mother at the time of the incident.

She got out of her flat and informed her neighbors who live on the third floor about the fire. Soon after receiving the news police arrived at the location. Residents were shifted to a safe place with the help of the police officers. Among these people, there was a 90-year-old woman, who was carried by a police officer during the evacuation process.

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