25 Feb '12, 10am

Explosion injures 3 workers at Kranji Water Reclamation Plant

An explosion occurred at PUB's Kranji Water Reclamation Plant late on Thursday night, injuring three workers. -- ST IMAGES By Jennani Durai An explosion occurred at PUB's Kranji Water Reclamation Plant late on Thursday night, injuring three workers. The men were working at an empty sludge storage tank when the explosion occurred at an adjacent tank at 11.30pm that night. They were sent immediately to the Khoo Teck Puat Hospital in Yishun. One of the workers was discharged on the same day and the other two - who sustained head and leg injuries respectively - are now in stable condition, said the PUB in a statement on Saturday. There were other workers at the plant that day who were not affected by the blast, added a PUB spokesman. Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. blog comments powered by Disqus

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