Tag: accident

Huge sinkhole swallows bus, kills six in China

An enormous sinkhole swallowed a bus and pedestrians in northwest China, sparking an explosion, killing six people and leaving four more missing, state media said Tuesday. Footage showed people at a bus stop running from the collapsing road as the vehicle -- jutting into the...

Badminton world number one Momota hurt, driver killed in Malaysia crash

Badminton world number one Kento Momota was injured and his driver was killed in a crash near Kuala Lumpur on Monday just hours after he won the Malaysia Masters. Police said the Japanese star, 25, suffered a broken nose and cuts to his face when...

Six Germans killed as car ploughs into pedestrians in Italy

Six Germans were killed when a car ploughed into them after they left a nightclub in the Italian Alps on Sunday, emergency services said, adding that 11 others were injured. Media reports said the driver may have been drunk. The accident happened at around 1:15 am...

Filipina expresses sympathy for driver in Lucky Plaza accident in a post that has gone viral

Singapore—After the horrific car crash on Sunday (Dec 29) that killed two Filipina workers, a post from a fellow Filipina expressing sympathy for the hapless driver in the accident has gone viral. A netizen going by the name Yknij Nemasim Nemasim posted a photo of...

Philippine Embassy, S’pore police and hospital authorities cooperate to identify car crash victims

Singapore -- The Philippine Embassy has released an official statement on the car crash at Lucky Plaza on Sunday (Dec 29) in which two pedestrians were killed and four others injured. The statement says that "the embassy and the Filipino community in Singapore are deeply...

Elderly driver arrested after 2 pedestrians killed and 4 injured at Lucky Plaza

Two pedestrians were killed and four others injured after a car accident at Lucky Plaza shopping centre on Sunday (Dec 29). According to the police, who were alerted to the accident at 4.58 pm on Sunday, all six victims were female and between the ages...

Blogger recounts horror of Waterway Point escalator dislodging in front of her and her baby

Singapore—Blogger mum Priscilla, who writes for punggolbabies.com, shared the story of an escalator step at Waterway Point, Punggol, which dislodged in front of her and her baby as they were getting on it. Priscilla was especially horrified because a similar incident happened at the...

Boy crosses road and gets run over by a car

Singapore—A dashboard camera footage showed an unfortunate collision where a little boy was crossing the road when he was hit by a car. The video was uploaded by the District Singapore Facebook page. The footage showed a vehicle turning towards Depot Walk next to Sri Ruthra...

Woman taken to hospital after Ferrari crashes into Toyota

A 29-year-old woman was taken to the hospital after an accident involving three cars - one of which is a red Ferrari. The accident occurred at the junction of Bayfront Avenue and Sheares Link on Thursday (September 26) afternoon. In the video circulating on social media,...

Four taken to hospital after 3-vehicle crash

Four people were taken to the hospital after a three-vehicle accident at the junction of Havelock Road and Saiboo Street on Wednesday morning (September 18). The incident caused a massive traffic jam, and photos were seen circulating around the internet and on social media. The images...