30 Apr '17, 7am

Trans-Cab taxi 'explodes' opposite Buona Vista MRT station

SINGAPORE - Four men, including a Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) officer, were injured after a Trans-Cab taxi exploded on Commonwealth Avenue opposite Buona Vista MRT station on Sunday (April 30) afternoon. Preliminary investigations by the SCDF and the Police revealed that the likely cause of the explosion was a road traffic accident that had happened several minutes ago. At about 2.15pm, the Police were alerted to a traffic accident on involving a taxi and a car. The taxi subsequently caught fire. According to the Police, four men including an SCDF officer suffered minor burn injuries, and were taken to the National University Hospital. SCDF said in an update on Sunday night that the injured firefighter who sustained minor burns had been discharged from hospital and is recuperating. ​ Eyewitness Kuek Jia Jun said the taxi exploded at around 2.30pm. "I came out of t...

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