'I just wanted to rescue him,' says food delivery rider who pulled elderly man from truck that flipped

GrabFood delivery rider Muhammad Riau Alfian helped to rescue a trapped man from a flipped truck on Aug 10, 2019.
GrabFood delivery rider Muhammad Riau Alfian helped to rescue a trapped man from a flipped truck on Aug 10, 2019. ST PHOTO: GIN TAY, PHOTO: RYAN HIROSHI/ FACEBOOK

SINGAPORE - Food delivery rider Muhammad Riau Alfian, 28, had just completed a delivery and was heading back to Jurong Point on Saturday morning (Aug 10) when he noticed a commotion.

A truck had flipped on its side on the road, and a stunned elderly man was trapped inside. A few people were at the scene but they did not seem sure how to help the man in the driver's seat.

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