Kia Picanto driver side-swipes motorcyclist, then drives off

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A Kia Picanto driver was caught on video side-swiping a motorcyclist and then driving off without stopping.

A Stomper alerted Stomp to the video that was posted on Beh Chia Lor - Singapore Road's Facebook page.

It is unclear where this happened but the post said it occurred on Jan 4 and the Kia's licence plate is SGD5474A.

In the video, the Kia is seen veering to the left when it hits the motorcycle with its right side.

Date: 4 Jan 2020
hit and run by #SGD5474A Kia Picanto

Posted by Beh Chia Lor - Singapore Road on Sunday, 5 January 2020

The rider is seen falling onto the road while his bike careens to the road's central divider and crashes into a tree.

A black object is seen flying back onto the road after the impact.

Netizens have commended the driver who captured the incident on his car-cam driver for sharing the footage that may come in useful for the fallen rider.