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Cyclist, 64, dies after being hit by Mercedes-Benz at Tampines, driver, 47, arrested

A tragic accident.

Ashley Tan | November 21, 12:57 pm

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A fatal accident occurred along Tampines Ave 3 on Nov. 21, 2019.

Cyclist succumbed to his injuries

A collision occurred between a cyclist and a Mercedes-Benz, outside Blk 831 Tampines Ave 3 before Tampines Street 82.

Photos circulating online show the black Mercedes in the middle of the road, with a broken umbrella in front of it.

A large pool of blood was allegedly seen near the car as well, Stomp reported.

Photo from John Lee / FB

Another photo showed the 64-year-old cyclist lying on his side near the vehicle, with someone who is presumably the driver standing on the road.

 

Photo from Faizal Khalid / FB
Photo from John Lee / FB

Other photos showed police at the scene, speaking with, presumably, the driver of the Mercedes.

Photo from Faizal Khalid / FB
Photo from John Lee / FB

Singapore police informed Mothership that they were first alerted to the incident at around 8:13am.

The cyclist was conveyed to Changi General Hospital unconscious. Unfortunately, he succumbed to his injuries on the way to the hospital.

The driver, a 47-year-old man, has been arrested in relation to the case, and police investigations are ongoing.

Top photo from Faizal  Khalid / FB and John Lee / FBa

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