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Fallen lamp post at Woodlands Ave 7 causes road obstruction

The fallen lamp post along Woodlands Avenue 7, caused by an accident, resulted in a three-hour road obstruction on Tuesday morning.

SINGAPORE: An accident between a car and an unknown vehicle Tuesday (July 1) morning caused a three-hour road obstruction at the junction of Woodlands Avenue 7 and 2.

Police told Channel NewsAsia that they were alerted to an accident along Woodlands Avenue 7 at around 4.23am, involving a car and an unknown vehicle. The 34-year-old driver of the car was conveyed conscious to the hospital.

Viewer Young Yong had earlier alerted Channel NewsAsia via Facebook to the fallen lamp about 7am, advising people to avoid the junction. By 7.45am, PUB contractors and police were there to facilitate the traffic, he said.

Police told Channel NewsAsia at 9.45am that the lamp post was cleared and traffic flow had returned to normal. Investigations are ongoing, it added.

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