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Malaysian motorcyclist in coma after collision with truck in Mandai Avenue, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A male motorcyclist suffered serious head injuries and went into a coma after a collision with a truck in Mandai on Sunday morning (April 7). The police said that they were alerted to the accident along Mandai Avenue towards Yishun Avenue 1 at 8.33am. A Singapore Civil Defence Force ambulance took the 30-year-old motorcyclist to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital. The man, a salesman, was identified as Mr Tan Ming Jia by his sister, Ms Tan Ming Li. Ms Tan, 27, who does accounting administrative work, told The Straits…

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SBS investigating after bus veers into centre divider along TPE, injuring motorcyclist, Singapore News

A motorcyclist was taken to Sengkang General Hospital after SBS bus service 27 veered into the centre divider of the Tampines Expressway (TPE) on Wednesday (March 13) around 5.15pm. Footage of the incident, taken from a rear in-vehicle camera, was uploaded on Facebook page Roads.sg on Friday. In it, the motorcyclist can be seen travelling on the rightmost lane of the expressway. The bus appears briefly in the second-rightmost lane, but as the vehicle recording the video passes it, the bus veers sharply to its right. This causes it to…

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Motorcyclist killed in early morning accident on BKE; taxi driver arrested, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A 61-year-old motorcyclist was killed in an accident with a taxi and car on the Bukit Timah Expressway (BKE) in the wee hours of Monday (March 4). The 73-year-old taxi driver has been arrested for causing death by a negligent act. The police said they were alerted to the accident on the expressway, in the direction of the Pan-Island Expressway (PIE), at 1.48am. The motorcyclist, understood to be a Malaysian man, was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene. A video posted on Facebook group SG Road Vigilante…

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Motorcyclist sent flying after car beats red light and crashes into him at Bukit Batok, Singapore News

An 18-year-old motorcyclist was taken to hospital after he was involved in an accident with two cars along Bukit Batok West Avenue 5 towards Brickland Road on Monday night (Feb 11). Stomp contributor Jason alerted Stomp to the accident and shared a video he had taken from his car’s dashboard camera. In the video, a car is seen beating the red light before hitting the rider, causing him to fly off his bike and land on the road. Several pieces of debris are seen being flung in all directions as…

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Motorcyclist dies after accident with private bus in Tuas, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A 37-year-old motorcyclist died in an accident with a bus in Tuas on Monday (Jan 28). In response to queries, the police said they were alerted to the accident near 59 Gul Road at 5.23pm. The male motorcyclist was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene, police said. Photos posted on Facebook page SG Road Vigilante on Monday night show the motorcyclist sprawled on the road, with a pool of blood near his head. A green private bus is seen parked some distance away from him at the…

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61-year-old motorcyclist and 17-year-old taxi passenger taken to hospital after 3-vehicle accident on SLE, Singapore News

A taxi driver was caught on camera colliding with a motorcycle then ramming into a car on his left along the Seletar Expressway (SLE) towards the Tampines Expressway (TPE) before Seletar West Link on Jan 9. A 61-year-old motorcyclist and a 17-year-old taxi passenger were taken to hospital following the incident. Several Stompers alerted Stomp to a video of the incident circulating on social media. In the video, a taxi signals right and filters towards that direction but hits a motorcycle. The motorcyclist falls off his bike and rolls backwards…

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Motorcyclist almost run over by lorry after he breaks its mirror with high kick, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Yet another road rage incident involving a lorry and a two-wheeled vehicle has occurred, less than two weeks after a lorry driver and a cyclist in an altercation in Pasir Ris were arrested. This time, the incident involved a lorry driver and a motorcyclist, and took place along East Coast Road on Monday afternoon (Dec 31). Footage of the incident was uploaded on Facebook site Roads.sg. The video, taken from the dashcam of a car that was passing by, shows the lorry stationary by the side of the road…

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Motorcyclist dies from injuries after accident with van at Woodlands junction, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A 23-year-old motorcyclist died from his injuries after an accident with a van at the junction of Marsiling Lane and Admiralty Road on Sunday afternoon (Dec 23). The police said that they were alerted to the accident at 4.08pm. The motorcyclist was unconscious when taken to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, where he died from his injuries, police added. The Straits Times understands that the motorcyclist had head injuries and died from traumatic cardiac arrest. The motorcycle and van are both Singapore-registered vehicles. It is believed that the accident…

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Motorcyclist injured in Mandai Road accident involving wild sambar deer, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A motorcyclist was injured in an accident along Mandai Road on Tuesday (Dec 18) evening which involved a wild sambar deer. There had been at least two reports of incidents involving the wild deer this year. A picture of the latest case shows a motorcycle lying on its side along the road, with a rider sitting next to it. Another photo shows the dead deer lying on its side, with its eyes open and a pool of blood forming at its mouth. Police said they were alerted to the accident at…

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Motorcyclist dies after getting hit by taxi at Eng Neo Ave, cabby arrested, Singapore News

A 52-year-old man died after he was hit by a taxi along Eng Neo Avenue on Saturday morning (Oct 27). The taxi driver, a 48-year-old man, was arrested for causing death by negligent act. Stomp contributor Young Kuan-Sing alerted Stomp to the accident and shared videos he took of the scene at about 8.40am. Stomp will not be uploading the videos due to their sensitive nature. In the videos, the motorcyclist is seen lying motionless on the road as a bystander taps on him repeatedly, trying to get him to…

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