Two men were injured in an accident on Sunday (22 Oct) morning involving a McLaren sports car and a taxi. The accident happened along Yishun Ave 1 towards Yishun Avenue 8 at 3.59am.
The Singapore Police Force (SPF) said the 27-year-old driver of the red McLaren sports car and the 56-year-old driver of the blue Comfort DelGro taxi were taken to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital. They both were conscious when they were conveyed to the hospital. Police investigations are ongoing.
Pictures and video being shared on WhatsApp showed the extent of the damage to both vehicles.
A brand new McLaren sports car can cost more than $750,000 without COE in Singapore. Pictures being circulated showed the sports car sustaining damage to its right side, while the taxi’s rear was hit badly. A sign post at a bus stop in Yishun was also knocked down.