Shek Mun Interchange accident causes traffic disruption and 2 injuries

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22nd February 2024 – (Hong Kong) Two vehicles collided, resulting in injuries and traffic disruption at Shek Mun Interchange this evening. The accident occurred at approximately 6pm today (22nd). Involved in the collision were a private car and a commercial van, which overturned during the impact. Reports indicated that at one point, someone was trapped inside the van and had to be rescued by the fire department. Both drivers sustained minor injuries, and the police are currently investigating the cause of the accident.

As a consequence of the incident, the affected section of Shek Mun Interchange remains closed, leading to traffic congestion in the area. Motorists are unable to proceed towards Yee Kung Kok Street in the direction of Ma On Shan. Bus routes passing through the vicinity have also been redirected, causing further inconvenience to commuters. The transportation department has stated that certain lanes at the interchange will remain inaccessible until further notice.