Sungei Kadut warehouse bursts into flames, 80 firefighters deployed but no casualties reported

Stomper Aranas spotted the fire at around 5am today (Nov 2) at 65 Sungei Kadut Loop.

The Stomper recalled hearing loud noises before the fire started.

He said: "I thought it was thunder, but when I looked out of the window, I saw the fire."

According to a post on SCDF's Facebook page, "a total of 19 SCDF appliances, including 2 Unmanned Firefighting Machines (UFM), and 80 firefighters were involved in the operation".

There were seven people trapped in the premises at the time of the incident but they were all rescued with no injuries reported.

According to a Straits Times report, they were delivery drivers who were sleeping overnight at the warehouse.

The rooftop of the warehouse had collapsed and the second and third floor were damaged.

There are no reported casualties in this fire incident. The cause of the fire is under investigation.