A 20-year-old full-time National Serviceman was found dead at the foot of a four-storey building in Hendon Camp early this morning, said a Ministry of Defence (Mindef) statement today.
Private Ambrose Yeo Chang Wen, a driver in the SAF's Headquarters Supply and Transport unit, was unconscious when discovered by other personnel in the camp at 2.17 am.
Mindef said Private Yeo was given immediate on-site medical treatment by the duty medical officer before being rushed to Changi General Hospital at 2.30 am. He was pronounced dead at 3.28am.
"Both Mindef and the Police are conducting investigations into the circumstances and causes leading to the death of the serviceman. Mindef and the SAF are providing all necessary assistance to the family," said the ministry statement.