Excavator operator falls off vehicle and dies after being trapped underneath the vehicle in Tai Po


18th July 2019 – (Hong Kong) At around 11.20am today, an excavator lost control and topped at a village house construction site on Sha Lan Road, Ting Kok, Tai Po. The operator fell off from the vehicle before being trapped underneath.

Other construction workers who saw tried to remove the trapped man who was in coma. Firemen received report and rushed to the scene. He was subsequently rescued and sent to hospital. The man was pronounced dead after paramedics team failed to resurrect him.