Motorcyclist injured by hit-and-run driver that went against traffic along Mountbatten Road

Submitted by Stomper Fiq

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A 28-year-old motorcyclist was taken to hospital after being hit by a car along Mountbatten Road on Wednesday night (June 27), at around 9.25pm.

Stomper Fiq, who contributed photos taken at the accident scene, said: "A car drove [against] traffic flow and hit the motorcyclist.

"Despite other cars honking at him and knowing he hit the rider, he drove off."

A video submitted by Fiq also shows a car driving against traffic. It is believed to be the vehicle that hit the motorcyclist.

Facebook user Puteri Nur Aishah, who identified herself as the victim's sister, wrote in a post on June 28 that the "culprit was travelling opposite the traffic flow when it's clearly a one-way road before that culprit hit my brother and ran away immediately".

Hi all. My brother has just got into an hit-and-run accident yesterday night around 9+pm at One Amber road. It was a 4...

Posted by Puteri Nur Aishah on Wednesday, 27 June 2018

She also appealed for witnesses or anyone with footage of the incident to come forward.

Stomp understands that the driver did leave the scene after the collision, but was subsequently located.

In response to a Stomp query, the police said that they were alerted to an accident along Mountbatten Road, towards Nicoll Highway, at 9.25pm.

The male victim was conscious when conveyed to Tan Tock Seng Hospital.

The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) told Stomp that it responded to the accident at the junction of Mountbatten Road and Tanjong Katong Road at 9.25pm.

Police investigations are ongoing.