Private car flips over and blocks traffic on Kwun Tong Bypass near MegaBox

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16th February 2024 – (Hong Kong) At at 7.43am today, a private car travelling eastbound along the Kwun Tong Bypass met with an accident near MegaBox in Kowloon Bay. The vehicle collided with a roadside barrier and flipped over, obstructing the entire road. The driver, upon witnessing the mishap, promptly contacted emergency services for assistance. When rescue personnel arrived at the scene, they found the driver had managed to extricate themselves from the overturned car. After a thorough examination by paramedics, the driver declined further medical attention.

The Transport Department has announced partial lane closures on the Kwun Tong Bypass, heading towards Yau Tong, due to the traffic accident. Motorists are advised to utilise the remaining open lanes for their travel. As a result of the incident, congestion has built up in the vicinity of the accident.