Tag: road crash

Elderly cyclist suffers fractures, falls into coma following crash with e-scooter rider

Singapore—An elderly woman suffered from a serious brain injury and several fractures after an accident with an e-scooter rider. Madam Ong Bee Eng (65) regularly rode her bicycle for more than 10 years according to her son. She was quite familiar with the neighbourhood. At around...

Japan to restrict licenses for elderly drivers amidst alarming surge in road crashes

Amidst the rise in road crashes caused by elderly drivers, the Japanese government is now planning several measures to avoid further incidents. Several recent road crashes involving elderly drivers have driven the public to push for better restrictions and safety measures. In April, an 87-year-old driver...

Driver allegedly having a seizure crashes car into Geylang eatery

A car crashed into a Geylang restaurant on Sunday (June 2). Several customers ran out just in time and managed to avoid getting hit by the speeding car. According to an initial report by the news site Lianhe Zaobao, a 26-year-old woman lost control of...