Fire breaks out at Aquarius by the Park condominium in Bedok

Fire breaks out at Aquarius by the Park condominium in Bedok

A fire is seen at the Aquarius by the Park condominium in Bedok on Dec 28, 2019
A fire is seen at the Aquarius by the Park condominium in Bedok on Dec 28, 2019. (Photo: Karen Yong)

SINGAPORE: A fire broke out in the Aquarius by the Park condominium in Bedok in the early hours of Saturday (Dec 28).

Photos and videos of the blaze showed bright flames emerging from the windows of an apartment as a fire alarm was heard.

At least seven police cars and four fire engines responded to the fire, an eyewitness told CNA.

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The blaze, which broke out around 12.40am in a 14th floor apartment, involved the contents of a bedroom, the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said.

People look at a fire in the Aquarius by the Park condominium in Bedok on Dec 28, 2019
People look at a fire in the Aquarius by the Park condominium in Bedok on Dec 28, 2019. (Photo: Pratik Sabherwal)

A fire is seen at the Aquarius by the Park condominium in Bedok on Dec 28, 2019
A fire is seen at the Aquarius by the Park condominium in Bedok on Dec 28, 2019. (Photo: Karen Yong)

There were no injuries as a result of the fire, which was extinguished with one water jet, SCDF added.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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Source: CNA/ec(hm)

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