E-biker dies after getting hit by prime mover at Geylang Lor 13, driver arrested

Submitted by Stomper Timothy, Andy, Mask and Shawkat

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A 59-year-old e-bike rider died in an accident with a prime mover at the junction of Sims Avenue and Geylang Lorong yesterday evening (June 12).

Stompers Timothy, Andy, Mask and Shawkat sent in photos and videos from the scene, showing a police tent covering the body and the green prime mover parked nearby.

In response to Stomp's media queries, a police spokesperson said that they were alerted to the accident at 6.58pm.

A 59-year-old male cyclist was found lying motionless and was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene.

A 48-year-old male driver was subsequently arrested for causing death by rash act.

According to reports, the e-bike rider was believed to be an employee of a zi char food stall at a coffee shop at Lorong 17.

He was making a delivery on his e-bike when he was struck down by the prime mover.

Watch the video below.