Traffic accident between taxi and truck on Kwun Tong Bypass near MegaBox causes severe congestion


12th February 2024 – (Hong Kong) At around 8pm today, near MegaBox on Kwun Tong Bypass in the direction of Tseung Kwan O, a taxi and a truck collided, leading to a disruption in traffic flow. The taxi driver was reported to have lost consciousness momentarily, causing concern among the passengers. However, emergency personnel quickly arrived at the scene and confirmed that the taxi driver had regained consciousness.

Eyewitness footage provided by a reader depicted the severe damage to the front of the taxi, prompting the immediate deployment of several firefighters equipped with tools to assist in the rescue operation. Online images also revealed the heavy congestion in the direction of Tseung Kwan O, with firefighters rushing on foot towards the accident site.