1 dead, 9 sent to hospital after bus crashes into tipper truck at Jurong Island

Submitted by Stomper Anonymous, Sravan, Din

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A crash between a bus and a tipper truck at Jurong Island at 8.55am today (April 24) left one person dead.

Stompers Anonymous, Din and Sravan shared photos of the incident with Stomp, which show the bus wedged into the back of the tipper truck.

The front portion of the bus was completely destroyed in the crash.

In response to Stomp's queries, Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it received a call about the incident at 8.55am.

"SCDF dispatched two fire engines, two ambulances and one support vehicle to the location," said an SCDF spokesperson.

"We sent nine people to Ng Teng Fong General Hospital.

"Two were assessed with minor injuries and refused conveyance.

"One person was declared dead at the scene by paramedics."