Fatal traffic accident in Tseung Kwan O

     Police are investigating a traffic accident in Tseung Kwan O today (October 25) in which a 27-year-old man died.

     About 8.15am, a public light bus (PLB) driven by a 65-year-old man was travelling along Po Lam Road North downhill while a motorcycle driven by the 27-year-old man was travelling uphill. When approaching near No. 1 Po Lam Road North, the motorcycle reportedly lost control and rammed the PLB.

     The motorcyclist sustained severe head injury and was rushed to Tseung Kwan O Hospital where he was certified dead at 9.22am.

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

     Anyone who saw the accident or has any information to offer is urged to contact the investigating officers at 2305 7500.

Add Police Report No. 59
Issued by PPRB

Ends/Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Issued at HKT 14:02