Woman hospitalised after falling into Toa Payoh canal

SINGAPORE - A woman in her 40s sustained bruises on her arms and legs after falling into a 2-metre deep canal at Toa Payoh Lorong 8 near Block 222.

Eye witnesses told Shin Min Daily that the woman was sitting on the railings when she fell at about 5.50am on Tuesday morning.

Police had cordoned off the scene and called for an ambulance after seeing that the woman was conscious.

The woman was taken to Tan Tock Seng hospital where it was reported that she had sustained serious injuries from the fall.