A 23-year-old male motorcyclist was killed in an accident along the Seletar Expressway (SLE) yesterday afternoon (Sept 10), while his pillion rider was left injured.
Police told Stomp that they were alerted to the accident which occurred towards the Bukit Timah Expressway (BKE) at around 1.33pm.
The victim was unconscious when conveyed to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH), which had been alerted to be on standby to receive him.
According to the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF), he had suffered from traumatic arrest and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) was performed on him while he was conveyed to the hospital.
The motorcyclist, who had a head injury and a fractured arm, subsequently succumbed to his injuries at KTPH.
His 22-year-old male pillion rider sustained abrasions on his left limb and was conveyed conscious to KTPH.
Police investigations are ongoing.
Stomp understands that the deceased was a Police NSman.
Mr Eddy Wahid, who identified himself as the victim's colleague at Woodlands West Neighbourhood Police Centre, confirmed Faiz Bin Salim's passing and told Stomp: "He was my closest friend."