Man injured by falling container at work yard along Refinery Road

Submitted by Stomper Saravanan 

A man was injured by a falling metal container at a work yard along Refinery Road today (Jun 23) at around 9.30pm.

Stomper Saravanan alerted Stomp to what happened after receiving photos and a video of the accident's aftermath on WhatsApp.

In the video, at least four containers can be seen toppled over. 

One of the containers fell onto the truck, injuring a man in the process.

Following the accident, workers sat the victim up and cleaned his face with tissue.

Said an SCDF spokesperson in response to a Stomp query:

"SCDF received a call at 9.37am about a man who was injured by a fallen container.

"An ambulance was dispatched and arrived at 9.45am.

"The man was conveyed to NUH."