Traffic lights at many junctions remain defective today after protesters cut off wires

Picture credit : Ben Cheung

6th August 2019 – (Hong Kong) Many traffic lights in Hong Kong remained not working today after rioters cut off the wires. Motorists and pedestrians at several major junctions exercised extra caution this morning to avoid untoward accidents.

Wires were cut by protesters yesterday.

Traffic flights were reportedly not working on Nathan Road, Hennessy Road, Yee Wo Street, King’s Road and Ching Tak Street in Wong Tai Sin.