NS man dies from injuries
Full-time National Serviceman Chia Wee Kiak died early this morning, after succumbing to head injuries from his accident at the OCBC Cycle Singapore event on Sunday.
The 24-year-old was found lying face down near Benjamin Sheares Bridge, shortly after the start of the 59km Super Challenge.
He underwent a 13-hour surgery at the Singapore General Hospital and had been in intensive care.
Event organiser Spectrum Worldwide and OCBC Bank have expressed their condolences to the family.
In a written statement, they said they'll continue to extend all support needed to the family.
Investigations into the accident are still ongoing.
It's the first fatality in the event's six-year history.
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