Singapore Underwater World diver killed by stingray

Singapore Underwater World diver killed by stingray
 

A professional diver has been killed by a stingray at an oceanarium in Singapore.
Philip Chan, 62, was heading a team of divers who were removing sea creatures from the Underwater World attraction on Tuesday.
The once-popular marine life park shut down earlier this year.
Police said Mr Chan was taken to hospital where he died from his injuries. They are now investigating the "unnatural death".
A police spokesman said the incident was the first of its kind in Singapore.
An official statement from the Haw Par Corporation, which owns the park, described it as a "tragic... read more

 
5 October 2016 in World News, Views: 38
Source: BBC
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