11 Jun '11, 9am

Mindef has released a statement on the 49-year-old army regular who collapsed and died during the IPPT 2.4km run

The Ministry of Defence today released a statement regarding the death of a 49-year-old regular SAF serviceman, who collapsed during the 2.4km run which is part of the standard Individual Physical Proficiency Test. The statement, in full, reads: "A Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) regular serviceman, Major (MAJ) Toh Tze Wah Edi, 49, an Air Warfare Officer from Air Defence and Operations Command, collapsed at 9.11am on 11 Jun 2011 while participating in an Individual Physical Proficiency Test (IPPT) at Tengah Air Base (TAB). MAJ Toh was at the halfway mark of the 2.4km run of the IPPT when he collapsed. "An SAF medic on site evacuated him via a safety vehicle to the TAB Medical Centre where an SAF doctor attended to him. MAJ Toh was then sent via an ambulance immediately to the National University Hospital (NUH) at 9.19am and arrived at NUH at 9.44am. The SAF doctor and medic c...

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