Tag: PMD-related accidents

Probation for teenage e-scooter rider who crashed into woman, causing spinal fracture

Singapore—A nineteen-year-old man who was riding an e-scooter when it collided with a woman, which caused her to suffer from a spinal fracture, has been sentenced to one year of probation for his part in the accident. Mohamad Danial Akid Mohamad Imran pleaded guilty...

Teen PMD rider arrested after collision, 6-year-old pedestrian taken to hospital

Singapore — A teenager on a Personal Mobility Device (PMD) was involved in a collision with a 6-year-old pedestrian early yesterday (Dec 29). The child was taken to the KK Women's and Children's Hospital and the teen arrested for causing hurt by a rash act. The police...

Charging PMD in Clementi HDB corridor sparks fire, causing 3 to be evacuated

Singapore—The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said that a Personal Mobility Device (PMD) caught fire while it was being charged in the common corridor at a HDB flat in Clementi shortly before 1:00 in the afternoon on Thursday, December 5. SCDF said on its Facebook...

Teen on e-scooter charged in court for knocking down 12-year-old in Yishun

Singapore—On Tuesday, November 26, a nineteen-year-old was charged in court with causing hurt to a 12-year-old boy in an incident with an e-scooter that occurred on March 29, 2018. Brendon Lim Chun Hsien was said to be operating his e-scooter at a speed of...

E-scooter rider involved in fatal collision with 65-year-old woman may get 5 years jail

Singapore—The rider of an electric scooter involved in a collision that left a 65-year-old woman dead a few days later is now facing three charges. For one of them, he may end up in jail for five years, be made to pay a fine,...

5 days jail for PMD rider who collided into 6-year-old causing fractures, temporary hearing loss

Singapore—A man who had been driving an e-scooter “speedily” and hit a 6-year-old boy in 2018 was sentenced to 5 days in jail on Thursday, November 7. The boy suffered from fractures and temporary hearing loss from the collision. On April 12 of last year,...