20 Dec '11, 7am

Another SMRT bus driver taking wrong turn. This time at Bishan. What the fuck is wrong with SMRT?

Another SMRT bus driver taking wrong turn. This time at Bishan. What the fuck is wrong with SMRT?

A 'bendy bus' took a wrong turn into a narrow road, and got stuck there for over four hours as a result. The incident was witnessed by STOMPer Lee . The STOMPer wrote: "I took the pictures at around 2.50pm, but I heard it that it had occurred at about 11am. "A foreign driver from SMRT apparently lost his way and drove his 'bendy bus' into a HDB estate at Blk 261 Bishan Street 22 on Dec 18. "It got stuck there for about 4 hours and he had to call back HQ for assistance. The bus was unable to reverse or make a U-turn as the road was too narrow, and the bus too long. "Even the Police and Traffic Police had to divert and direct traffic. "This also gave headaches to the SMRT personnel who came to help as they directed the bus out of the narrow road. "The bus eventually was able to leave by doing a 3-point turn after driving deeper into the HDB estate. "I think the bus driver wa...

Full article: http://singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg/stomp/sgseen/motoring_g...

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