40 residents evacuated after fire at Ang Mo Kio flat

40 residents evacuated after fire at Ang Mo Kio flat

Block 446 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 10 fire
A fire broke out at Block 446 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 10 on Oct 29, 2019. (Photos: Bernardine)

SINGAPORE: A total of 40 residents in Ang Mo Kio were evacuated on Tuesday (Oct 29) following a kitchen fire.

The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said they responded to the fire on the fourth floor of Block 446 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 10 at about 9.05am.

The fire, which involved the contents of a kitchen, was extinguished using two water jets, SCDF said.

There were no reported injuries and the cause of fire is under investigation.  

Photos of the incident sent by a resident of the block, who wanted to be identified as Bernadine, showed the charred windows of the affected unit. 

A video of the blaze also showed black smoke billowing from the flat.

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Source: CNA/zl(rw)

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