Dear A.S.S. Editor
In yet another fatal accidents to have taken place this month, a 68 year old woman died in hospital after she was knocked down by a taxi along Orchard Road in the wee hours of Monday. The taxi driver, 50, who knocked her down had been arrested.
SCDF confirmed that the accident occurred around 3.20am at 2 Handy Road. The woman was taken unconscious to the Singapore General Hospital, where the staff had been put on alert to receive her, which is typical of more serious cases. unfortunately, the woman subsequently passed away in hospital.
This is the fourth death to have occurred as a result of an accident involving pedestrians this month.