16 Jan '11, 5am

Huge concrete blocks come crashing down at Gilstead Rd construction site

Several STOMPers alerted STOMP to an incident at a construction site along Gilstead Road, where huge concrete blocks had toppled and fallen onto the road. One STOMPer, Amarela , said: "A pile of boulders located at a condominium construction site beside a church compound along Gilstead Road, fell and spilled over onto the road and obstructed the two-way road this morning at about 8.20am, whilst worshippers attend Sunday morning services." Another STOMPer, Rogier , took a dramatic video of the incident, as the pile of concrete blocks came crashing down. Said the STOMPer: "I was in my condo unit when I saw the pile of concrete blocks about the topple, so I took a video and captured the whole thing." STOMPer neo also witnessed the incident, and had sent a photo to STOMP. Police said in response to a STOMP query: "Police received a call today (Jan 16) at about 8.30am requestin...

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