Stray dog enters railway track near MTR Fanling Station resulting in train service delay (Updated: 2.53pm)


25th January 2023 – (Hong Kong) At about 1pm today, the MTR said that due to reports of animal entering the section near Fanling Station, East Rail Line trains had to drive slowly when passing Sheung Shui Station and Fanling Station. It is estimated that the journey time at Chung Station and Lok Ma Chau Station will take an additional 10 to 15 minutes. MTR staff are now dealing with the situation. It is understood that the animal is a stray dog.

MTR staff subsequently dealt with the situation, the animal has left the track area, and the East Rail Line train service has gradually returned to normal.
A stray dog entered the railway track.