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SMRT taxi hits the brakes on lane 1 of an expressway just before an ERP gantry and causes a chain collision

SMRT taxi hits the brakes on lane 1 of an expressway just before an ERP gantry and causes a chain collision

jameskarlchan

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TL:DR – SMRT taxi abruptly stops on lane 1 of an expressway for reasons unknown and causes a massive chain collision in its wake before driving off, oblivious to the destruction it caused behind.

There are idiot drivers everywhere

Our latest example drives a SMRT taxi. Watch the video below to find out why.

Here’s the rear-view camera footage

The SMRT taxi abruptly stops just before an ERP gantry on lane 1. The alert cam car driver comes to a complete stop as well.

One or two cars manage to avoid crashing into cam car by quickly changing to lane 2 before the chain collision occurs.

Only Asian cars involved

Besides the cam car (which I cannot identify), there’s a Mazda 3.

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A Toyota Altis. Or what looks like a Toyota Altis. (It became a hatchback after the crash).

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 And of course, the unsuspecting Honda Fit (poor fella) that crashed into the Altis, causing the chain collision.

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Facebook Post by driver of Cam Car

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Online Chatter

Upon exploring the comments, we managed to uncover a bit more about the incident. The cam car driver took the time to reply most of the comments.

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Maybe the taxi driver didn't notice what was happening behind him? He's still an idiot driver though.

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I needed to translate because my Chinese sucks.

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Yeah, this is the most likely scenario.

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If I’m not wrong, he’ll be claiming from the Mazda 3 driver and the Mazda 3 driver will claim from the Toyota Altis. Then the Altis will claim from the Honda Fit.

But, what about the main culprit of this incident? The SMRT Taxi driver?

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the taxi uncle wants to have a free holiday lah....he was hoping someone could hit him,so he can take a break. but the car behind was too alert, never fall into the trap. Ah....effort wasted. Uncle, try again next time lah.... break harder next time🤣

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Jamesc

Got got free paid holiday for taxi uncle right?

:D

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19 hours ago, Jamesc said:

Got got free paid holiday for taxi uncle right?

:D

The camtaxi? I think that would be a definite yes for him.

 

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20 hours ago, Jamesc said:

Got got free paid holiday for taxi uncle right?

:D

How far or which country do you think his free paid holiday can go?😁
Asia, Oceania, or Europe?😁

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Jamesc

If he claims whiplash, backache, teeth all fall out, cannot work then Europe no problem 

:D

3 minutes ago, DOBIEMKZ said:

How far or which country do you think his free paid holiday can go?😁
Asia, Oceania, or Europe?😁

 

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1 hour ago, Jamesc said:

If he claims whiplash, backache, teeth all fall out, cannot work then Europe no problem 

:D

 

Add in a claim that his piston is jammed.😁

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On 5/12/2022 at 10:43 AM, mikk123 said:

the taxi uncle wants to have a free holiday lah....he was hoping someone could hit him,so he can take a break. but the car behind was too alert, never fall into the trap. Ah....effort wasted. Uncle, try again next time lah.... break harder next time🤣

When nearing gantry can see a few cars behind also quite alert.

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