American English teacher dies after scooter crash in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A 71-year-old American English cram school teacher died on Monday (April 16) after suffering severe head trauma when he collided with a scooter driver who had run a red light o...

Removal of left turn boxes for scooters led to 40% fewer accidents in Taoyuan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A trial carried out in northern Taiwan's Taoyuan City to remove the use of left turn boxes by scooters and instead allow them to directly make left turns has resulted in fe...

Video shows female scooter driver torn in half by truck in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Video has surfaced on Facebook showing a female scooter driver in Kaohsiung suddenly and mercilessly ripped in half by the massive tires of heavy flatbed truck which plowed rig...

12-year-old boy dies after 17 scooters smashed by SUV in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An SUV smashed through 17 scooters at a level crossing in Kaohsiung's Sanmin District on Friday evening, injuring 13, including a 12-year-old boy succumbed to his injuries ...