Tag: traffic

Man who allegedly punched driver in fit of road rage now under investigation: Police

A 54-year-old man is being investigated by the police after he allegedly punched another driver in Jurong West. A video of the incident circulating on social media has been viewed more than 195,000 times on Facebook. In the video, a black Hyundai can be seen changing...

Heavy Thursday traffic at Tuas checkpoint due to immigration clearance resolved

Singapore —  Unusually heavy traffic was reported at Tuas Checkpoint on Thursday morning, August 29. The Immigration and Checkpoints Authority started issuing advisories to motorists regarding the build-up at 7:24 am, local time, via its Facebook page. Heavy arrival and departure traffic at Tuas checkpoint....

54-year-old woman dies on the spot in accident along Ho Ching Rd and Corporation Rd

A 54-year-old woman died after an accident involving a van in Taman Jurong on Thursday (Aug 15) afternoon. A police spokesperson said that they were alerted to the incident at the junction of Ho Ching Road and Corporation Road around 3.30pm. The woman was pronounced dead...

Jaywalker sent violently flying after being hit by car along Balestier Road

A woman was sent hurtling through the air and onto another car after she was hit by incoming traffic while jaywalking. The incident occurred earlier this week (July 22), with video footage of the scene going viral. In the video, the woman is seen attempting to...

ICA media statement sheds light on why Causeway is so clogged this month and gives travel tips to all motorists

The Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) issued a statement on December 19 to formally address multiple media queries on why the Woodlands and Tuas land crossings between Singapore and Johor Bahru, Malaysia, is so congested this month. In the media statement, ICA shared the need-to-know information...

Johor also affected by heavy traffic because of stricter ICA checks at Woodlands and the Second Link

Traffic has been unusually heavy at Woodlands and Tuas of late, with delays being reported of not only 4 to 5 hours, and a few reports saying they’ve experienced even 8-hour delays. It has gotten to the point that the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) has advised...

Man receives traffic fine despite only parking to help another injured on the road

A video of a man being issued a fine for parking his car along double-yellow lines, despite only doing so because he was helping a man involved in an accident, has garnered many angry reactions from netizens. The video, shared on Singapore Uncensored on Monday,...

Despite raising hands, schoolkids nearly run over at zebra crossing

Two children from Nanyang Primary School were almost run over at a zebra crossing on September 12, despite them raising their hands while crossing the road. This has led to much outrage from netizens over the recklessness of drivers, especially since the incident took...

Netizens wary of infrared cameras with automatic number plate recognition capabilities along Nicoll Highway

Yesterday, videos and photos have been circulating on Whatsapp messenger and social media of infrared cameras placed on top of the overhead bridge along Nicoll Highway. As the cameras are placed in an area within reach, many Singaporeans have done their own research and...

Malaysian traffic police caught on video taking bribes

It is probable that a poorly paid policeman could revert to taking bribes in order to feed the family, but it appears the occurrences have increased recently. This is how a motorist who hinted he was a Singaporean is seen on a video being forced...