Second driver arrested after fatal Cantonment Road accident

Second driver arrested after fatal Cantonment Road accident

Accident along Cantonment Road
The accident scene along Cantonment road after police arrive on Sunday morning Jan 5, 2020.(Photo: Thomas Tan)

SINGAPORE: A second driver involved in the fatal accident along Cantonment Road that left a person dead has been arrested, the police said on Sunday (Jan 12).

The accident, which took place in the early hours of Jan 5, involved two cars and a power-assisted bicycle along Cantonment Road towards Keppel Road.

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The power-assisted bicycle rider, a 69-year-old woman, was pronounced dead at the scene by a paramedic.

“One of the drivers, a 25-year-old man, was arrested for dangerous driving causing death,” the police had previously said.

Another driver, a 44-year-old woman, had left the scene before police arrived.

She was subsequently arrested on Jan 10 for "failing to render assistance", the police said on Sunday.

Investigations are ongoing.

Source: CNA/zl