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ACCIDENT ALONG BRADDELL FLYOVER CAUSED LORRY TO FLIP

Our reader alerted us to an accident along Braddell flyover towards Tampines involving a Comfort Delgro taxi and a Nissan cabstar lorry. The lorry was reportedly trying to change lanes but did not see the approaching taxi. The collision had such a big impact the lorry actually flipped. Hope it wasn't too serious! #GetWellSoon

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HEAVY VEHICLE DRIVER: FINE CAR DRIVERS WHO DO NOT GIVE WAY

Upon reading yesterday's article about someone requesting a ban on heavy vehicles using the expressway I have a disappointing comment to make. In Singapore, heavy vehicles are being discriminated by cars on the roads, often when we see cars not giving way to these heavy vehicles or in fact each other on the roads when others signal their intention.

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MAN FRACTURES COLLARBONE AFTER CYCLING INTO METAL ROD AT WEST COAST HIGHWAY

A cyclist fractured his collarbone after his bicycle ran into a metal rod lying along the West Coast Highway. He was part of a cycling group that was going at around 40km/h when he hit the debris, causing his wheels to lock before he was sent flipping and crashing with bone injuries. He could get up and walk but had to undergo surgery. His $10,000 bicycle was totally destroyed just because of one metal bar, which may have been left behind by one of the heavy vehicles that frequent the highway. Risky siol. If you want to cycle then you better be careful.

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YISHUN AGAIN: LORRY LOSES CONTROL & FLIPPED ON ITS SIDE

Our reader informed us about an accident at Yishun Avenue 8 yesterday evening. He was driving along the area when he saw a lorry flipped on its side. He said the lorry driver looked like he wanted to turn into a filter lane when he lost control, hit a lamp post and caused the vehicle to flip. Be alert on the roads but be more alert in Yishun!

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