On August 17, at around 6.34 pm, there was an alleged hit-and-run incident outside a McDonald’s branch along Jalan Bukit Merah towards Queensway.
A 78-year-old pedestrian was struck by a Power-Assisted Bicycle (PAB) and attained severe head injuries; the PAB rider left the scene before the Police arrived.
Below are pictures of the alleged PAB rider, and the e-bike that he was apparently on.
On August 19, while hospitalized, the victim died.
The Police have urged those that have any information on the incident to come forward.
According to Stomp, for the offence of hit-and-run under Section 84 of the Road Traffic Act, Chapter 276, motorists upon conviction shall be liable to a fine not exceeding $3,000 or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 12 months, or to both.
In the case of a second or subsequent conviction, to a fine not exceeding $5,000 or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years or to both.
For those with information regarding this matter, you can either call the Police hotline at 1800-255-0000 or provide your information via the I-Witness Portal.
You can also make a report at any Neighbourhood Police Centre or Neighbourhood Police Post. All information will be kept tightly confidential.
C’mon Singaporeans, let’s dish up justice for the victim by spreading the word!
If more people are aware of it, there will be a higher chance of people stepping out with information!
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