Singapore

Four, including child, hurt in Mandai crash on Good Friday

Four people, including a child, were hurt in an accident involving two cars in Mandai Road on Good Friday.

A video of the aftermath of the accident was posted on social media over the weekend, and showed two mangled carsnear a road junction.

In the video, the front bumper of a red car had fallen off and its passenger door was crushed and caved inwards.

A few metres away is a grey car with serious damage to its bonnet, after toppling a traffic light. A road sign had also fallen off and was seen nearby.

ALERTED

The police told The Straits Times yesterday that they were alerted to the accident at the junction of Mandai Lake Road and Mandai Road at around noon on Friday.

"Three persons, aged between 27 and 63, were conscious when conveyed to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital," they said.

The Singapore Civil Defence Force said that a child was also taken to KK Women's and Children's Hospital. The child's age is not known.

ST understands that a driver and his 27-year-old passenger, who suffered abrasions, were in the red car. Five people were in the grey car.

It is understood that those who were taken to hospital have since been discharged. Police investigations are ongoing.

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