I’m not too sure about current regulations and code of conduct, but are newspapers supposed to publish pictures of accident victims?

A MALAY man is in serious condition after he was knocked down by a motorist along Orchard Boulevard on Wednesday.

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The pedestrian (above) suffered serious head injuries and was sent semi-conscious to the Singapore General Hospital. — PHOTO: ST

The driver was travelling towards the direction of Grange Road when he hit the pedestrian in his early 30s just before the Four Seasons Hotel at about 9pm.

The pedestrian suffered serious head injuries and was sent semi-conscious to the Singapore General Hospital.

The driver was unhurt.

Witnesses are urged to call the Traffic hotline 1800-547-1818

Article obtained from straitstimes.com on 6th December 2007



Reader's Comments

  1. moby | December 7th, 2007 at 12:52 am

    Wah lau …. the least they could do is to shoot it at a less gruesome angle, hide the face or something. This is absurd!

  2. DK | December 7th, 2007 at 11:20 am

    And I thought only Wan Bao does that.

  3. zeezzen | December 7th, 2007 at 12:43 pm

    i don’t think they should publish such pictures…yucks

  4. spyer | December 7th, 2007 at 4:47 pm

    They are getting reporting tips from STOMP.

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