Construction worker injured after drilling through some underground cables in Yuen Long


7th April 2020 – (Hong Kong) At around 12.15pm today, a worker was working at a construction site owned by Water Supplies Department on Long Ngai Path, Yuen Long. While using an electric drill, he accidentally drilled through some underground cables resulting in explosion and fire. The worker was injured as a result before being sent to the hospital.

The cause of the incident is being investigated.