28 Dec '11, 12am
Lorry driver dies in crash at Woodlands cross-junction
A man died after the lorry he was driving collided with a multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) and a bus, just past midnight on Tuesday. The MPV was making a turn in the opposite direction at the cross-junction of Woodlands Avenue 10 and Woodlands Avenue 7, by Sembawang Way, when the accident occurred at 12.35am. The lorry driver, who was in his late 20s, sustained serious injuries and was pronounced dead by paramedics five minutes later. An off-service SMRT bus was also involved in the accident but the driver was not hurt. The driver of the car escaped with minor injuries and is now assisting in police investigations.