Motorcyclist injured after colliding into van along CTE

A 23-year-old man was injured after his motorcycle collided into a van in front of him. -- ST PHOTO:  AZIZ HUSSIN
A 23-year-old man was injured after his motorcycle collided into a van in front of him. -- ST PHOTO:  AZIZ HUSSIN

A 23-year-old man was injured after his motorcycle collided into a van in front of him.

The accident took place at about 1.15pm along the Central Expressway towards the Ayer Rajar Expressway, near the Kampong Java Tunnel. It caused a traffic jam which lasted for more than an hour.

The motorcyclist who was bleeding from his face but still conscious was taken to the Singapore General Hospital. When The Straits Times arrived at the scene, his motorcycle had been tipped over and was balancing vertically on its front .

There were no other casualties, and investigations are ongoing.