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'Keep an eye on your child' - debate on PMD rider who hit girl gets heated

Facebook readers disagree with those who blame Boon Lay mum of 3-year-old instead of teen rider

The cries of alarm over reckless personal mobility device (PMD) riders - as distressed as the ones heard when a three-year-old girl was knocked over by a teen in Boon Lay - keep coming from The Straits Times Facebook readers, and rightly so.

This is because some riders, like that teen, remain defiant even after victims are left hurt and traumatised.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on October 13, 2019, with the headline ''Keep an eye on your child' - debate on PMD rider who hit girl gets heated'. Print Edition | Subscribe