Police appeal for information on fatal traffic accident in Yau Ma Tei

     Police appealed for information about a fatal traffic accident in Yau Ma Tei this morning (June 22) in which a man was killed.

     At 9.05am, a public light bus (PLB) driven by a 48-year-old man was travelling along southbound Ferry Street. When approaching near Saigon Street, the PLB reportedly knocked down a 76-year-old man who was crossing the road.

     The man sustained serious injuries and was rushed to Kwong Wah Hospital in semi-conscious state. He was certified dead in the hospital at 3.39pm.

     Investigations by the Special Investigation Team of Traffic, Kowloon West are under way.

     Anyone who may have witnessed the accident or has any information is urged to contact the investigating officers on 2773 5200.

Add Police Report No. 6
Issued by PPRB

Ends/Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Issued at HKT 19:47