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Motorist charged with causing death by dangerous driving

Published on Aug 7, 2012 4:35 PM

A motorist was charged in a district court on Tuesday with causing the deaths of a motorcyclist and a pedestrian by dangerous driving.

Ma Jun Jie, 24, allegedly beat the red light while driving across the signalised junction of Clementi Road and Bukit Timah Road and hit rider Daim Arsad, 63, before knocking into Madam Teo So New, 72, standing at a traffic light island.

This happened around 10.55am on March 28, 2012.

If convicted, he faces a jail term of up to five years.

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