Police appeal for information on fatal traffic accident in Tai Po

     Police today (March 26) appealed for information on a fatal traffic accident in Tai Po on March 20 in which a 22-year-old man died.

     At about 2.50pm that day, a private car driven by a 57-year-old woman was travelling along Ting Kok Road towards Kowloon. When approaching near Fung Yuen Road, it reportedly knocked down the 22-year-old male cyclist who was crossing the road.

     Sustaining head and limbs injuries, the man was rushed to Prince of Wales Hospital in unconscious state. He was certified dead at 3.42pm the next day (March 21).

     The private car driver was arrested for dangerous driving causing death. She was released on bail and is required to report back to Police in late-April.

     Investigation by the Special Investigation Team of Traffic, New Territories North is underway.

     Anyone who witnessed the accident or has any information to offer is urged to contact the investigating officers on 3661 3800.

Ends/Monday, March 26, 2018
Issued at HKT 22:42