The Jalan Buroh blaze, which SCDF described as “raging and intense”, involved “hundreds” of highly flammable LPG cylinders – the largest number the force has seen in a fire.

A massive fire broke out at an LPG facility at Jalan Buroh in Jurong on Jun 21, 2019. (Image from video circulating on social media) 

SINGAPORE: One person died and two others were injured after a massive fire broke out at a Jurong industrial area on Friday (Jun 21), said the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF). 

SCDF said it was alerted to the incident at 43 Jalan Buroh at about 5.10pm. The fire, which SCDF described as “raging and intense”, was brought under control at about 7.30pm.

The fire engulfed an LPG facility about the size of two football fields, said SCDF, adding that it involved “hundreds” of highly flammable LPG cylinders – the largest number the force has seen in a fire.

The fire spread rapidly as SCDF worked to contain its spread. 

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Source: https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/1-dead-2-injured-fire-jurong-scdf-explosions-lpg-jalan-buroh-11649812