Indian worker killed in logging accident in Singapore

Posted on September 23, 2013 • Filed under: Asia Pacific, Expatriate Dies

According to, a 36-year-old Indian worker has died while clearing a tree in a forested site of a subway interchange project in Singapore. Workers were trying to loosen soil around the tree when it fell on an excavator. It took two hours to extricate the worker, known only as Gunasegaran, from the excavator which was crushed by the tree, The Straits Times reported today. Gunasegaran suffered spinal and nick injuries. Read article

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