Fuel tanker flips and plummets 30 meters downhill on Lung Cheung Road


13th June 2019 – (Hong Kong) A tragic accident happened on Lung Cheung Road in Cheung Sha Wan at around 6am today. A fuel taker lost control near Shek Kip Mei Service Reservoir Playground before crashing into the traffic barrier on the left. It flipped and plummeted 30 meters downhill before resting on it right side. The trapped 36 year old driver sustained injuries and fell into coma.

Firefighters rushed to the scene and rescued the victim from his vehicle before sending him to hospital for emergency treatment. Fortunately, the vehicle filled with diesel did not explode during the accident. Police are currently investigating the cause.