Man trapped after 6-car accident in Yishun


SINGAPORE – A six-car collision in Yishun this afternoon (March 26) left two people injured, including a man who was trapped and had to be released using hydraulic rescue tools.

Both victims were conveyed conscious to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said in a statement. They were alerted to the scene at the junction of Yishun Avenue 7 and Sembawang Road at about 12.20pm.

Citing eyewitness accounts, Channel NewsAsia reported that the accident involved six cars and caused a traffic jam.

At 1.50pm, Twitter user @fybayu said that there was a “terrible jam” along Gambas Avenue towards Sembawang Road. She also posted a 10-second clip showing a badly smashed up black car along with a few other cars.

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Saturday, March 26, 2016 – 19:27
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