More reports have come in about the collapsed crane at the Outram Park station worksite near Eu Tong Seng Street.
According to the witnesses, there were no casualties from the accident. Even the crane driver had managed to jump out of the falling vehicle to safety in the nick of time.
The construction project at the site belongs to the Land Transport Authority and is managed by Daelim Industrial Co. Ltd. The site is slated to be the future Outram Park station, an interchange station that connects the upcoming Thomson Line with the East-West and North-East lines.
Daelim is a Korean construction company established since 1939. Daelim was also involved in the design and construction of the Marina Coastal Expressway (MCE).