2nd December 2019 – (Hong Kong) At around 8pm today, a man riding an electric scooter at Tolo Harbour Garden in Tai Po lost control and fell down. He sustained severe head injury and lost consciousness. A passerby who saw the incident called the police for help. He also kept talking to him to try to keep him awake.
Paramedics rushed to the scene and applied CPR before sending to hospital but he was pronounced dead upon arrival. His family members rushed to the hospital and police are currently investigating the cause. Electric scooters are not road worthy and they are considered illegal under the Road Traffic Ordinance by the Transport Department.