11 Jun '11, 10am

#SAF #serviceman, 49, #collapses and #dies during 2.4km run for #IPPT

#SAF #serviceman, 49, #collapses and #dies during 2.4km run for #IPPT

A Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) regular serviceman collapsed during the 2.4km run as part of the Individual Physical Proficiency Test (IPPT) this morning (Jun 11) at around 9am. He was admitted to National University Hospital (NUH) but pronounced dead at 10.24am. Major (MAJ) Toh Tze Wah Edi was at the halfway mark of the 2.4km run when he collapsed. He was evacuated to Tengah Air Base Medical Centre by a medic, then conveyed immediately to the National University Hospital (NUH). MAJ Toh was pronounced dead at 10.24am at NUH. MAJ Toh 49 years old and had served in the Armed Forces for 29 years. Colonel Gan Siow Huang, Commander Air Surveillance and Control Group, said: “MAJ Edi Toh was highly regarded as a professional officer in the RSAF. A dedicated instructor for a significant part of his career, many of his trainees remember him fondly and are grateful to Edi for making ...

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