A 36 year old man was arrested on Friday morning after he drove his lorry into a motorcycle lane at Woodlands Checkpoint, damaging some fixtures there. The lorry driver was later arrested for drug consumption, ICA have confirmed.
The man had driven his vehicle into the lane, at the departure zone of Woodlands Checkpoint, at about 5 am. He damaged a metal fence and displaced a signboard, but no injuries were reported. The lorry was finally removed at about 10.50am.
The man have been handed over to the CNB for further investigations. ICA maintained that errant drivers pose dangers not only to themselves but to other road users too, and the ICA and the Police takes a serious view on such drivers and do not condone their irresponsible road behaviour.