80-year-old elderly man killed in hit-and-run accident involving concrete mixer in Tsing Yi

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1st February 2023 – (Hong Kong) At about 6pm today, a concrete mixer was driving along Chung Mei Road in Tsing Yi before accidentally knocked down an 80-year-old passer-by. He fell unconscious on the ground but the concrete mixer failed to stop. Other pedestrians saw the incident and reported to the police for help. Paramedics were called to the scene and sent the victim to Yan Chai Hospital for emergency treatment, but unfortunately he was certified dead. Police cordoned off the scene and are tracking down the concrete mixer driver and investigating the cause of the accident.