Female security guard falls into coma and dies after being crushed by iron gate at Yaumatei Maternal and Child Health Centre (Updated)


15th August 2022 – (Hong Kong) At around 6pm today, a female security guard surnamed Ngan (43 years old) at Yaumatei Maternal and Child Health Centre was crushed by an iron gate (4.7m X 2.5m) the parking lot when it suddenly collapsed and hit the victim. Other staff who saw the incident called the police. The fire department arrived at the scene and rescued the female victim. She was unconscious at the time and was taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital by ambulance. The cause of the accident remains to be further investigated by the police.

She was subsequently pronounced dead at hospital after treatment.