12 Jun '11, 3am

SAF regular dies after collapsing during 2.4km run

SINGAPORE - A 49-year-old Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) regular serviceman died yesterday morning after collapsing during his Individual Physical Proficiency Test (IPPT) at Tengah Air Base. Major Toh Tze Wah Edi, an Air Warfare Officer, was at the halfway mark of the 2.4km run when he collapsed at approximately 9.11am. Major Toh was sent to the camp's medical centre, where he was attended to by an SAF doctor. He was then taken to the National University Hospital in an ambulance, where the SAF doctor and a medic continued in their attempts to resuscitate Major Toh. He was pronounced dead at 10.24am at the hospital. In a statement, the Ministry of Defence and the SAF extended their deepest condolences to Major Toh's family. Commander Air Surveillance and Control Group Colonel Gan Siow Huang said: "Major Edi Toh has contributed 29 years of service to the Republic of Singapore ...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/Singapore/EDC110612-0000024/SA...

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