Mirror Falls On 18-Month-Old Toddler In Jewel Changi Tragedy, She Sadly Passes Away In Hospital

The Mirror Fell On Her At A Jewel Changi Fashion Store

Update (24 Aug): A spokespersons from Jewel Changi Airport revealed that a full-length mirror had fallen on the 18-month-old toddler.

First aid was administered on-site as they waited for the paramedics to arrive.

Here’s Jewel Changi’s statement in full,

We are deeply saddened by the tragic accident involving a child at Urban Revivo yesterday afternoon. A full-length mirror had fallen and staff on-site quickly administered first aid on the child as they waited for the paramedics to arrive. Unfortunately, the child succumbed to her injuries at the hospital.

We are in contact with the family and providing them our fullest support during this difficult time. Our hearts and thoughts are with them.

Urban Revivo has also issued a statement, similar to Jewel Changi’s one above,

UR (Urban Revivo) is deeply saddened by a tragic accident involving a child at our store in Jewel, Changi Airport yesterday afternoon. We are assisting the police with its investigations. We are in contact with the family, and providing them our fullest support during this difficult time. Out of respect for the privacy of the family, we are unable to comment further.


We are working closely with the tenant to ascertain the details of the incident. Investigations are ongoing. Out of respect for the privacy of the family, we are unable to comment further.

Jewel Changi Airport has seen its fair share of mishaps since opening in April. Back in June, a woman got a nasty abrasion from playing at the sky nets.

Jewel Changi Sky Nets Mishap Leaves Woman With Bloody Gash; She Warns Parents To Be Careful

On Friday (23 Aug), tragedy struck again when a full-length mirror fell on an 18-month-old toddler at a fashion store in the mall.

Toddler dies after a mirror fell on her

According to The Straits Times, the accident happened at roughly 12.30pm in the Urban Revivo store located on the second floor of Jewel Changi Airport.

The toddler was unconscious when she was taken to the hospital and later succumbed to her injuries.

The store was subsequently cordoned off with a sign that reads “closed for stock take”.

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Lianhe Wanbao reported that the child’s family, believed to be tourists from China, collected the body on Saturday (24 Aug) morning from the morgue.

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Condolences to the family of the toddler who passed away

MS News would like to send our condolences to the family of the toddler who has passed away.

We’ve reached out to Jewel Changi for comments on the incident and will update this article accordingly.

This is a developing story.

Featured image from Lianhe Wanbao

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