Lorry slams into Sengkang pedestrian walkway

A lorry ploughed into a pedestrian walkway in Sengkang after being involved in an accident with another lorry. The crash resulted in partial road closures and the diversion of bus services. A woman in her 50s suffered minor injuries but did not want
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A lorry ploughed into a pedestrian walkway in Sengkang after being involved in an accident with another lorry. The crash resulted in partial road closures and the diversion of bus services. A woman in her 50s suffered minor injuries but did not want to be taken to hospital, said a Singapore Civil Defence Force spokesman. Police were alerted to the incident at the junction of Compassvale Street and Punggol Road at 12.36pm and they arrested the 59-year-old lorry driver. Bus services at stops affected by the accident resumed at about 4pm.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 26, 2017, with the headline 'Lorry slams into Sengkang pedestrian walkway'. Print Edition | Subscribe