Cab driver loses control of vehicle, hits 7 motorbikes, 1 car

Photos posted on citizen journalism site Stomp show toppled motorcycles at their designated lots, while an SMRT cab can be seen on the kerb.
Photos posted on citizen journalism site Stomp show toppled motorcycles at their designated lots, while an SMRT cab can be seen on the kerb.PHOTO: STOMP

SINGAPORE - A taxi driver lost control of his vehicle at an open-air carpark in Jalan Kukoh on Tuesday morning (March 6), driving into seven motorcycles and a car.

Police told The Straits Times that they were alerted to an accident involving a taxi, a car and seven motorcycles at the carpark of Block 1, Jalan Kukoh, at 7.25am on Tuesday.

Photos posted on citizen journalism site Stomp show toppled motorcycles at their designated lots, while an SMRT cab can be seen on the kerb.

ST understands that the driver had been trying to reverse but accidentally accelerated instead.

The back of the cab hit the back of a stationary car.

No injuries were reported and police investigations are ongoing.

ST has contacted SMRT for more information.