Shattered acrylic strewn at foot of Hougang block: AHTC reminds residents of dangers of objects falling from heights

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Aljunied-Hougang Town Council has issued advisories to households near Block 171 Hougang Avenue 1 after shattered pieces of acrylic were found strewn at the foot of the block.

A Stomper alerted Stomp to the incident and shared a video he took of the shattered pieces on Jan 29 at about 8.50am.

He believes the object fell from a height and expressed concern that it happened in front of a pre-school.

In response to a Stomp query, a town council spokesman said: "The town council received a feedback from a resident on Sunday, 29 January 2023, regarding shattered pieces of acrylic found strewn on the apron of Block 171 Hougang Avenue 1.

"The matter has been referred to the police for further investigations. 

"In the meantime, advisories have been issued to households in the vicinity to once again remind residents of the dangers of objects falling from heights."