Elderly man crushed by bus in Jurong East

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An elderly man believed to be in his 70s was run over and killed by a bus today in Jurong East St. 32 in front of Blk 301.

The SCDF was sent to the scene, but the man was pronounced dead on the scene. On site reports quote that “…the man had been crushed by the bus and parts of his body had burst open with a loud sound as the bus ran over him.”

The driver was reportedly a 34-year-old female, according to Channel 8 News. Her relatives told Channel 8 News that she had only joined SMRT eight months ago, but had 13 years’ experience driving buses in Malaysia.

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