Lorry slams into car at Geylang junction, driver arrested for suspected drink driving - The Independent Singapore News
Photos of the accident showed the front bumper of the lorry smashed, while the affected car was in even worse condition, its hood and driver door dislodged from the impact.
- Advertisement 1- Debris from the collision was scattered nearby.Hana O - Advertisement - Singapore – After more than a year of investigations, the identity of man whose bones were found under a bridge in Kallang Bahru remains a mystery.Photo: TikTok screengrab/zanethnasha - Advertisement 1- TikTok user @zanethnasha was moved to tears after witnessing the scene, noting the woman was bringing her child along while working.underlined the precautions people need to take in order to avoid getting infected, primarily wearing masks and maintaining social distancing.
Meanwhile, a passerby who witnessed the accident scene told Lianhe Zaobao that she saw several migrant workers by the side of the road, believed to be passengers of the lorry.A 35-year-old and a 34-year-old lorry passenger were conveyed to Tan Tock Seng Hospital, while another four were assessed for minor injuries, although they refused to be taken to the hospital.But to no avail, said State Coroner Adam Nakhoda on Wednesday (Jan 12), who declared an open verdict on the man’s death.The 40-year-old lorry driver was arrested for suspected drink driving.The TikTok user also said that the mother’s child had eyesight problems, yet the woman pushed on as a mother trying to make ends meet.Police investigations are ongoing.What has been established is that the man was somewhere in the 30s to 60s and that he died at least six months to a year before his bones were discovered on Nov 9, 2020, reported Channel News Asia.Under section 67 of the Road Traffic Act, the legal alcohol limit is 35 micrograms of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath or 80 milligrams of alcohol in 100 millilitres of blood.The study has not yet been peer-reviewed and was carried out before the Omicron variant started to spread, and may therefore not apply to the newer variant, however.
- Advertisement 2- If convicted of drink-driving, offenders are liable to a fine of up to S$10,000 or up to one year’s jail, or both.At about noon on Nov 9, 2020, a worker saw a skull and the LTA and police were quickly alerted.With over 31,000 views and 2,600 likes, members from the online community sympathized with the woman.Repeat offenders can be sentenced to up to two years’ jail and fined up to S$20,000.Offenders will also be disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for at least two and five years for first-time and repeat offenders, respectively.They also found a shirt, underwear, three clumps of hair and several strands of hair in the vicinity.“The period of disqualification may also be even longer if the offender has also been convicted of dangerous driving or careless driving,” notes Singapore Legal Advice on its website.” They also extended respect towards the mother’s resilience and thanked the family for helping out.In response to the incident, members from the online community expressed that any accidents caused by drink drivers “should have been banned from driving for at least 10 years to deter others or repeat offenders.The suitcase held a pair of jeans, underwear, a belt and a single sock, while the black-and-white bag contained faded receipts.In 40 per cent humidity air, which is common in office or restaurant settings, within 5 seconds of release, half of the virus became unable to infect the human cells.
” - Advertisement 3- “Are our drink and drive penalties not severe enough? Why are there so many more such killer garbage on the roads?” asked another concerned citizen./TISG Read related:.However, no useful information linked to the case was obtained from the items.” /TISG.
Skeleton found under Kallang Bahru bridge in 2020 still unidentified - The Independent Singapore NewsSingapore – After more than a year of investigations, the identity of man whose bones were found under a bridge in Kallang Bahru remains a mystery. Extensive investigations and cross-checking with 18 unsolved missing-person cases were conducted to identify the man and figure out how he died. But to no avail, said State Coroner Adam …
Woman carrying child while riding Foodpanda delivery motorcycle moves netizens - The Independent Singapore NewsThe mother strapped her child on a carrier wrapped around her chest before getting on a motorcycle equipped with a Foodpanda delivery bag.
Study shows Covid loses 90% infectivity within minutes of being airborne - The Independent Singapore NewsIn 40 per cent humidity air, which is common in office or restaurant settings, within 5 seconds of release, half of the virus became unable to infect the human cells. As time went on, the virus continued to lose its infectivity and within 10 minutes the 'majority' of the virus was inactivated.
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