Fatal fire in Tuen Mun

     A 71-year-old woman died in a No.1 alarm fire in On Ting Estate, Tuen Mun this morning (July 1).

     The fire broke out at a domestic unit on 11th floor, Ting Tak House, On Ting Estate, at 2.33am today.

     Firemen used one jet and mobilised one breathing apparatus team to fight the blaze. The fire was largely put out at 3.06am today. Twenty-three people were led to safety.

     A woman was found and certified dead at the scene.

     No suspicious circumstances were detected concerning the cause of the fire.

Ends/Monday, July 1, 2013
Issued at HKT 15:09