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Taxi and car involved in crash at Cantonment Link junction, 6 taken to hospital

A taxi and a car involved in an accident at the Cantonment Link junction on the evening of September 10

On Saturday evening (September 10), a taxi and a car collided at the junction of Cantonment Link and Keppel Road.

Footage from the aftermath of the crash shows the taxi apparently ending up in the pedestrian crossing just outside Coliwoo Keppel, a co-living space.

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Another photo of the accident showed several people sitting on the ground near the taxi. Several passers-by were also nearby.

This sparked rumors that the taxi had hit pedestrians waiting at traffic lights, although police later confirmed that no pedestrians were among the casualties.

Six taken to hospital while conscious after Cantonment Link accident

According to 8world News, police said they were made aware of the traffic incident involving a taxi and a car which occurred on Saturday September 10 at around 8:10 p.m.

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Shortly after, at 8:15 p.m., the Singapore Civil Defense Force (SCDF) was alerted to the accident at the junction of Cantonment Link and Keppel Road.

Six people were later taken to Singapore General Hospital (SGH) in a conscious condition.

Among the victims were the 55-year-old driver, the 50-year-old taxi driver and the four taxi passengers.

Police also said no pedestrians were injured in the accident.

The police investigation into the accident is ongoing.

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Featured image adapted from Facebook.