Hong Kong – Fatal traffic accident in Ngau Tau Kok

Fatal traffic accident in Ngau Tau Kok

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     Police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in Ngau Tau Kok this morning (August 20) in which a 68-year-old woman died.



     At about 8.50am, a mud truck driven by a 44-year-old man was travelling along Prince Edward Road East towards Kai Tak. When reaching Concorde Road, it reportedly knocked down the 68-year-old woman who was crossing the road.



     Sustaining serious head injuries, the woman was rushed to United Christian Hospital in unconscious state and was certified dead at 09.27am.



     The mud truck driver was arrested for dangerous driving causing death. He was released on bail and is required to report back to Police in late September.



     Investigation by the Special Investigation Team of Traffic, Kowloon East is underway.



     Anyone who witnessed the accident or has any information to offer is urged to contact the investigating officers at 3661 0264 or 3661 0277.



     Police strongly condemn the irresponsible driving behaviour of the driver. It not only jeopardises the safety of other road users and threatens ones’ personal safety, but is also the actual cause of serious traffic accidents. Police do not tolerate such acts and will take resolute enforcement action.

Hong Kong – Fatal traffic accident in Wong Tai Sin

Fatal traffic accident in Wong Tai Sin

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     Police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in Wong Tai Sin happened yesterday (July 18) in which a 48-year-old man died.

           

     At 5.47pm yesterday, a private car driven by the 48-year-old man was travelling along Tate’s Cairn Tunnel towards Sha Tin. During the period, the private car reportedly lost control and rammed into another private car ahead driven by a 28-year-old man.

           

     The 48-year-old man was trapped inside the vehicle and was rescued by firemen. Sustaining no apparent injuries, he was rushed to Prince of Wales Hospital in unconscious state and was certified dead at 6.45pm.



     The 28-year-old driver of another private car sustained neck and waist injuries and was sent to Prince of Wales Hospital in conscious state.



     Investigation by the Special Investigation Team of Traffic, Kowloon East is underway.



     Anyone who witnessed the accident or has any information to offer is urged to contact the investigating officers on 3661 0277.

Hong Kong – Fatal traffic accident in Aberdeen

Fatal traffic accident in Aberdeen

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     Police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in Aberdeen last night (May 25) in which a 60-year-old man died.



     At about 7.35pm, a motorcycle driven by the 60-year-old man was travelling along Ap Lei Chau Bridge Road towards Ap Lei Chau. Upon reaching Lei Chi Road, it reportedly crashed into a kerb on the roadside, lost control and side-turned.



     Sustaining serious multiple injuries, the man was sent to Queen Mary Hospital in unconscious state and was certified dead at 8.30pm.



     Investigation by the Special Investigation Team of Traffic, Hong Kong Island is underway.



     Anyone who witnessed the accident or has any information to offer is urged to contact the investigating officers on 3660 6814.

Hong Kong – Fatal traffic accident in Yau Ma Tei

Fatal traffic accident in Yau Ma Tei

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     Police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in Yau Ma Tei this evening (May 23) in which a 67-year-old woman died.



     At about 6.01pm, a taxi driven by a 61-year-old man was traveling along Ferry Street towards Hung Hom. Upon reaching Tak Cheong Street, it reportedly knocked down the 67-year-old woman.



     Sustaining serious multiple injuries, the woman was sent to Kwong Wah Hospital in unconscious state and was certified dead at 6.46pm. The taxi driver and a 33-year-old female passenger sustained injuries and were sent to Kwong Wah Hospital in conscious state.



     The taxi driver was arrested for dangerous driving causing death and is being detained for enquiries.



     Investigation by the Special Investigation Team of Traffic, Kowloon West is underway.



     Anyone who witnessed the accident or has any information to offer is urged to contact the investigating officers on 3661 9000 or 3661 9023.

Hong Kong – Fatal traffic accident in Kowloon City

Fatal traffic accident in Kowloon City

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     Police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in Kowloon City last night (May 8) in which a 74-year-old man died.



     At about 8.55pm, a public light bus (PLB) driven by a 64-year-old man was travelling along Argyle Street towards Kowloon City. When reaching Soares Avenue, it reportedly knocked down the 74-year-old man who was crossing the road.



     Sustaining head injuries, the man was rushed to Kwong Wah Hospital in unconscious state and was certified dead at 9.47pm.



     The PLB driver was arrested for dangerous driving causing death. He is being detained for further enquiries.



     Investigation by the Special Investigation Team Two of Traffic, Kowloon West is underway.



     Anyone who witnessed the accident or has any information to offer is urged to contact the investigating officers on 3661 9000 or 3661 9062.