Car engulfed by fire on Deep Water Bay Road, driver sustains hand injuries


25th November 2022 – (Hong Kong) At around 7pm (25th), when a private car was driving to the opposite side of No. 8 Deep Water Bay Road, it was suspected of losing control and crashed into a traffic barrier on the roadside. The driver who sustained hand injuries escaped with the female passenger and called the police for help. When the firefighters arrived, the fire had engulfed the entire front of the private car and spread to the rear of the car. Due to the rain, the fire was slightly suppressed, and the fire was quickly put out.

As seen at the scene, the car was scorched and ashes were scattered on the road. The male driver involved was taken to Queen Mary Hospital by ambulance. Police are investigating the cause of the accident.