Truck driver involved in hit-and-run accident which resulted in death of 60-year-old Filipino engineering supervisor arrested

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24th May 2022 – (Hong Kong) At about 3am today (24th), a 60-year-old Filipino engineering supervisor was hit by a truck while carrying out working on Tsing Sha Highway. The victim fell to the ground and was injured. The truck then left the scene. The victim passed away at 4.30am today at Yan Chai Hospital in Tsuen Wan.

A male driver surnamed Cheung (59) was arrested at Kwai Tai Road, Kwai Chung at about 7pm on suspicion of “dangerous driving causing death” and “not reporting to police after a traffic accident”. He is being detained for investigation. A spokesman for the operator of the Tsing Ma Control Area said that the Filipino employee who were involved in the accident was responsible for supervising the workers at the site. The company is saddened by his passing, and will provide full assistance to his family.

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