From the Gallery: A larger stick to tackle dangerous driving behaviour

In January 2013, a motorcyclist in her 30s was knocked down by a car making a right turn from Lentor Avenue onto Yio Chu Kang Road, even though the traffic lights were in her favour.

She was killed in the accident. Grief-stricken, her mother fell ill and died soon after. The errant driver was subsequently fined $8,000 and had his driving licence suspended for five years.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 09, 2019, with the headline 'A larger stick to tackle dangerous driving behaviour'. Print Edition | Subscribe