67-year-old taxi driver found dead in Bedok Reservoir Road car park, police are investigating


A taxi driver found dead in a car at the Bedok Reservoir parking lot on January 29

Taxi drivers spend long hours behind the wheel. Sometimes they tried to quickly close their eyes by stopping for a while in the parking lots.

However, on Saturday (January 29), passers-by found a taxi driver lying in his motionless car. Sensing something was wrong, they called the police.

Paramedics confirmed the death of the 67-year-old taxi driver at the scene.

Passers-by find a man motionless in a car

On Saturday afternoon, January 29, passers-by found a taxi driver motionless in his car in the parking lot at block 117 Bedok Reservoir Road.


They tried to wake him up but to no avail. Passers-by then informed the police of the incident, reported Lianhe Zaobao.

It was later observed that the taxi was surrounded by several police officers. Following this, paramedics arrived at the scene.

Taxi driver reported dead at Bedok Reservoir Road car park

Police said they were notified of the incident at 5:46 p.m. on January 29 at block 117 Bedok Reservoir Road.

They shared that a 67-year-old man was found motionless in the vehicle. According to Lianhe Zaobaohe was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene.

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Police ruled out foul play based on a preliminary investigation. Investigations are still ongoing.

Condolences to the man’s loved ones

Hopefully the police investigations will get to the bottom of what happened and offer closure to his friends and family.

Watching a loved one pass away unexpectedly is a painful experience.

Our thoughts are with those close to the driver, and MS News send them our most sincere condolences.

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Featured image adapted from Lianhe Zaobao and Google Maps.


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