WATCH: Lady using phone while crossing street gets hit by a taxi

A lady was hit by a taxi while on the phone when crossing a street in Singapore.

According to the Facebook post on the page SG Road Vigilante, the incident happened on Friday, April 5, along Lavender Street near Kempas Road.

You can watch dashcam footage of the incident below.

From the video, it can be seen that the lady is crossing the street while talking on her phone. She didn’t notice the taxi coming from behind, which hit her and knocked her on the ground. The taxi stopped after hitting her and the driver came out to help her. It seemed that the lady was able to stand and the driver helped her get to the sidewalk nearby.

The video prompted comments urging pedestrians to be more careful on the streets.

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