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In-car camera captures cyclist crashing head-on into taxi at traffic junction

A cyclist was hit by a taxi and flung off his bike when he apparently tried to zip past a traffic junction as the green pedestrian sign was flashing. -- SCREENGRAB: YOUTUBE/ VIDEO POSTED BY SGTHO
A cyclist was hit by a taxi and flung off his bike when he apparently tried to zip past a traffic junction as the green pedestrian sign was flashing. -- SCREENGRAB: YOUTUBE/ VIDEO POSTED BY SGTHO

A cyclist was hit by a taxi and flung off his bike when he apparently tried to zip past a traffic junction as the green pedestrian sign was flashing.

The accident took place at the junction of Upper Changi Road and Somapah Road on Tuesday night.

Police received a call at about 10pm, alerting them to the accident. The 52-year-old cyclist was conveyed conscious to Changi General Hospital.

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