39 stuck for 4 hours in Sentosa's Tiger Sky Tower

A mechanical fault left 39 riders, including 4 kids, stranded 25m in the air (about eight storeys high) on Saturday, Aug 12 evening at 5.35pm at Sentosa's Tiger Sky Tower attraction.

All managed to disembark safely at 9.45pm with the help of the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF), who were called in at 7.10pm.

In a statement on Sunday (Aug 13),  the Building & Construction Authority (BCA), which regulates amusement rides, said the ride will be temporarily suspended while investigations are carried out.



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