Flying steel rod strikes and breaks the windscreen of car on West Kowloon Highway

12th July 2019 – (Hong Kong) At 9.11am today, a car travelling on West Kowloon Highway towards TST ran over a steel rod accidentally dropped by another truck earlier. The steel rod then flung and swooshed into the windscreen of another car following behind.

The driver managed to brake in time and nearly missed being struck by the oncoming threat. He merely sustained hand injuries while his windscreen was shattered by the rod.

Police are currently investigating the case. Meanwhile, the traffic on the highway stretched till Kwai Chung Container Terminal as a result of the accident.