Head-on collision on Kwai Chung Road leaves truck driver trapped and rescued

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19th June 2024 – (Hong Kong) At approximately 6.37am, a collision occurred between a commercial truck and a private car on the Kwai Chung Road overpass near Cheung Wing Road in Kwai Chung. Following the impact, the truck’s front end came to a halt in the opposite direction on the roadway, trapping the driver inside, while the right front end of the private car suffered severe damage.

Rescue personnel responded to the scene after receiving the report. They skillfully extricated the trapped truck driver and promptly transferred them to an ambulance for medical treatment. Fortunately, the driver of the private car remained unharmed and assisted authorities in investigating the cause of the accident. Preliminary investigations by the personnel on-site have not ruled out the possibility of a vehicle crossing into the opposing lane, leading to the collision.