Jaywalker left with bleeding cheek and nose after getting hit by van at MacPherson Rd

A man got knocked down by a van while jaywalking across MacPherson road in front of the Royal Sporting House Building on Apr 26.

The incident was caught on video and posted on Roads.sg's Facebook page.

The man suddenly dashed across the road when he thought that it was clear but got hit by a van after clearing two lanes.

The contributor who submitted the video was there at the scene and recounted what happened:

"He crossed when the light was not in his favour and was hit by the oncoming van.

"The van driver stopped further up and returned to the accident scene.

"The pedestrian was injured and was bleeding badly from the cheek and nose.

"I assisted and waited for the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF), ambulance and the Traffic Police (TP) to arrive."

Watch the video below.