Motorcyclist Passes Away In Loyang Collision, Driver Arrested For Careless Driving
In the early hours of Thursday (9 Mar), a motorcyclist was involved in a fatal collision with a car in Loyang.
According to Shin Min Daily News, the 24-year-old motorcyclist passed away at the scene.
Police later arrested the 57-year-old driver for reckless driving causing death.
Accident at Loyang Avenue & Cranwell Road junction
The fatal accident took place at around midnight on Thursday (9 Mar).
62-year-old taxi driver Mr Lan was passing by the junction of Loyang Avenue and Cranwell Road at around 3am when he spotted the ominous blue police tent along the road.
A wrecked motorcycle could be seen beside the tent. The road was also littered with wreckage from the accident, reported Shin Min Daily News.
Motorcyclist passes away at collision site
The police and SCDF were alerted to the accident at about 12.30am.
Upon arrival, paramedics attended to the motorcyclist. However, he passed away at the scene.
Police are now investigating the accident.
The Straits Times (ST) reported that the 57-year-old man who was driving the car has been arrested.
He is suspected of driving carelessly, resulting in death.
Grab delivery rider in fatal accident on 5 Mar
Just four days ago on Sunday (5 Mar), another fatal accident took place between a 41-year-old Grab delivery rider and two other cars.
Food Delivery Rider Dies After Colliding With 2 Cars In Hougang, Police Investigating Incident
This occurred at the junction of Hougang Avenue 8 and Avenue 4.
At the time of the collision, the rider was collecting a package from a customer.
Police investigations into the accident are ongoing.
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