2 killed, 4 injured in 4-car collision in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two people were killed in a major car incident in northern Taiwan’s Hsinchu County on Saturday evening (May 11). Four vehicles collided on the Zhunan South Road s...

After uniform upgrade, Taiwan Highway Police showcase vintage threads

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following the nationwide introduction of new dark blue police uniforms last Thursday, April 18, some in Taiwan are reflecting on the uniforms worn by police throughout the...

Two killed in tragic car accident, in western Taiwan’s Miaoli County

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two people have died in a car accident on Taiwan National Highway No. 3. The accident was caused when a car suddenly veered in front of a truck near the highway’s...

Driver dies after car crushed in 5-vehicle pileup on Taiwan's Freeway 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- One driver died and another was injured after a five-vehicle collision on Taiwan's National Freeway No. 1 in Taichung City, on Thursday morning (March 21. Liberty Times ...

Chinese cyclist riding on Taiwan’s motorway driven to safety by police

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Chinese cyclist who found himself in a tight spot on Sunday (Feb. 10) after starting his round-the-island cycling trip the wrong way by getting on a motorway was driven ...

Kaohsiung woman leaps from car after husband stabs her 7 times

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A woman in Kaohsiung City leaped from a moving car yesterday on a highway after her husband stabbed her seven times Monday morning (Jan. 28). A 51-year-old man surnamed Liu ...

Taiwan’s highway patrol clears the way for desperately ill baby to reach hospital sooner

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwan’s National Highway Police unit on Thursday helped rush a desperately ill infant from Hualien to National Taiwan University (NTU) Hospital in Taipei by clear...

DPP legislator calls for better protection of road safety personnel in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — DPP legislator Lee Kun-tse (李昆澤) has called for better protection for road safety personnel across Taiwan, according to a report by CNA. Lee reminded fellow ministers t...

Taiwan reports 1st Tesla autopilot crash

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A Tesla sedan in autopilot mode crashed into two parked police cruisers late Tuesday, with no injuries reported. The National Highway Police Bureau said two police cruisers w...

Family agrees to donate organs of Taiwanese highway patrolman killed on duty

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The family of a highway patrolman killed while on duty has agreed to donate his organs to six families, saying that it is the last most meaningful thing the family can do ...

Video shows nude female 'ghost' strutting in Taiwan tunnel

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A strange video of a nude woman strutting in a freeway tunnel near Taipei late at night has given Taiwanese netizens the creeps, with some speculating that it was a leftover gh...

Video shows 2 children survive being thrown from car in rollover crash in SW Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Footage has emerged of a two-vehicle rollover collision in southwestern Taiwan's Chiayi County in which two children were thrown from a vehicle, but both, along with their ...

Police raid marijuana grow house in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Wednesday, March 7 New Taipei City police arrested a 32 year old engineer, surnamed Chen (陳), for growing marijuana in his home. After receiving a tip that Chen was gro...

Highway police in central Taiwan crack down on improper lane changes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A brigade of Taiwan’s National Highway Police Bureau (NHPB) said Monday it has been cracking down on improper lane changes and tailgating on highways under its jurisdi...

Thousands of motorcyclists protest for right to travel on freeways

Thousands of riders of heavy motorcycles parked their bikes in front of the Presidential Office on Saturday to join a protest demanding the right to ride their vehicles on Taiwan's national freewa...