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[News Article] SMRT train hits stationary train at Joo Koon MRT station; 25 injured
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SMRT train hits stationary train at Joo Koon MRT station; 25 injured
From: Straits Times
By: Christopher Tan
Date: 15/11/17

SINGAPORE - An SMRT train hit a stationary one at the Joo Koon MRT station platform around 8am on Wednesday (Nov 15) during the morning peak hour when trains are usually packed.

A total of 23 passengers and two SMRT staff sustained light to moderate injuries and were taken conscious to the National University Hospital and Ng Teng Fong General Hospital.

The Straits Times understands that the incident has to do with a malfunction of the new signalling system.

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