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Man throws himself into stationary vehicle near Golden Mile Complex

Not sure why he did this.

Fasiha Nazren | November 9, 2017 @ 06:34 pm

*Editor’s note (Nov 10 at 1700hrs): This article has been updated to inform readers that the police are investigating it as a case of Rash Act.

If you’re a car owner who doesn’t have a dashboard camera yet, let this video be a reason for you to get one immediately.

Crashed towards stationary car

The video which is posted on Facebook shows a man running towards a moving car in the middle of the road.

Though the car comes to a complete stop a few metres away from the man, he continues to run towards the stationary vehicle and ramming himself into it. He then collapses onto the road.

Another man, a supposed bystander, is later seen coming to the collapsed man’s aid. He seems to have come from the same direction as the crashed man.

The two videos were reportedly taken on Nov. 5, 2017, around 5.45am near Golden Mile Complex.

Why do such a thing?

We are not sure what might have led the man to throw himself onto a stationary vehicle.

But, we do know that similar occurrences have happened in other parts of the world. Take this video for instance.

There was also an incident last year, where an elderly man flung himself onto a car’s hood at Tampines industrial park.

Dashboard cam captures elderly man flinging himself onto car hood at Tampines industrial park

Police alerted to the case

Mothership.sg has reached out to the Singapore Police Force (SPF) and they have issued the following statement:

“On 5 November 2017 at 5.56am, the Police received a call for assistance along Beach Road. Police are investigating into a case of Rash Act.”

Top image screenshot via Jacky Ang’s Facebook page.

About Fasiha Nazren

Fasiha is only afraid of three things - cockroaches, her parents and the deafening screamos of post hardcore bands.

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