Lorry driver killed, 3 others injured in accident with taxi and car at Yio Chu Kang Road junction

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Update: Lorry driver killed, 3 others injured in accident at Yio Chu Kang Road junction: Video shows what happened

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A traffic accident involving a lorry, a taxi and a car on Tuesday night (Apr 21) left one dead and three others injured.

The police said they were alerted to the three-vehicle accident at the junction of Phillips Avenue, Yio Chu Kang Road and Serangoon North Avenue 1 at 9.07pm.

A police spokesman added: "The 58-year-old male lorry driver was found lying motionless and subsequently pronounced dead by a paramedic at the scene."

The 50-year-old female lorry passenger, the 56-year-old male taxi driver and the 57-year-old female taxi passenger were conscious when conveyed to Tan Tock Seng Hospital.

Photos posted on Facebook show the lorry overturned on its side and a police tent nearby.

Police investigations are ongoing.