One person was taken to hospital after yet another PMD fire, this time breaking out at in the room of a flat at Block 4 Telok Blangah Crescent on Thursday night. SCDF confirmed that the fire involved a PMD, and contents of the room that caught fire.
Photos of the flat that caught fire has been circulating online, showing a blackened wall of the room. The damage also seemed to extend to the flat's front gate and door. The fire reportedly took place at around 9:30pm. SCDF also confirmed that they had to force their way into the unit, and that about 40 people had to be evacuated from the block.
One person was taken to Singapore General Hospital, but it was not not the extent of his injuries. It was also not known how the PMD caught fire.