72-year-old motorcyclist dies after accident on PIE, tipper truck driver assisting with investigations

A 72-year-old motorcyclist died in hospital after he was involved in an accident with a tipper truck along the Pan-lsand Expressway (PIE) on Tuesday afternoon (Nov 19).

In response to a Stomp query, the police said they were alerted to the accident along the PIE, towards Changi Airport , at 12.09pm.

Photos posted on SG Road Vigilante's Facebook page show the motorcyclist lying on the road as several others attended to him.

The elderly motorcyclist was unconscious when taken to Changi General Hospital, where he subsequently succumbed to his injuries.

"The tipper truck driver is assisting with investigations," a police spokesman told Stomp.