Taxi crash near Hong Kong Disneyland Entertainment Building leads to serious injuries for driver

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22nd April 2024 – (Hong Kong) At 4.45am today, the taxi was travelling along Magic Road towards the Hong Kong Disneyland Entertainment Building when it reportedly lost control. The vehicle veered off the road, crashing into a median lined with shrubs before colliding head-on with a large tree. The impact caused substantial damage to the front of the taxi, including a crumpled hood, shattered windshield, and deployed airbags.

The driver, who was alone in the vehicle at the time of the accident, was initially found dazed and seated inside the damaged cab. Passersby, suspecting the driver might be trapped, alerted emergency services.

Firefighters were quick to arrive at the scene and assisted the still-conscious driver in exiting the vehicle. Medical personnel then attended to him, transferring him to an ambulance for further treatment. During the assessment by law enforcement officers, the driver suddenly began vomiting blood, prompting immediate hospitalisation.