17 injured in accident involving 2 SBS buses

PHOTO: Facebook user Judy Bakes

SINGAPORE - Seventeen passengers were injured in an accident involving two SBS Transit buses at Pasir Ris Drive 1 on Sunday (April 17) afternoon.

According to The Straits Times, an SBS Transit service bus 109 had collided with the rear of service bus 81.

Facebook user Judy Bakes shared several photos of the accident on her social media page.

In the photos, two buses can be seen on the left most lane of the road. Paramedics can also be seen treating injured people nearby.

The Straits Times reported that Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) confirmed an accident had occurred in front of Block 516 at around 3.40pm.

The 17 injured people were conveyed conscious to Changi General Hospital, SCDF said.

Accident between 2 SBS buses out my flat. Was cooking when suddenly head a loud BANG! I looked out of the window and saw this.. 😱 Few seems injured..

Posted by Judy Ng on Sunday, April 17, 2016

ljessica@sph.com.sg

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