Woman, 53, dead after early morning accident at Hougang
A 53 -year-old woman died after she was knocked down at the junction of Hougang Street 52 around 4.30am Wednesday (March 2) morning.
Police received a call about the accident at 4.55am.
The woman was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene.
Witnesses said a man, in his 50s, believed to be the woman's husband, and a woman in her 20s, were seen wailing at the scene of the accident.
The van driver, a 54-year-old man, was arrested for causing death by a negligent act.
Police investigations are ongoing.
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