Survivor of car crash which killed 3 says driver had been drinking
The only survivor of a shocking car crash which killed three of his friends told a coroner's inquiry yesterday that the driver had drunk as much as 10 plastic cups of liquor before the accident.
It was also revealed that the two back-seat passengers were not wearing seat belts when they were flung out of the broken rear windscreen of the car.
Mr Jamal Haneef Kader Sultan, 23, maintained a calm demeanour as he testified to the events which led to the tragedy in the early hours of March 2.
That was the day technician Shankar Tharumalingam, 22, and student Harendran Banjatjaram, 23, died after the Honda Civic they were in crashed along Yio Chu Kang Road.