Truck driver punches taxi driver after he refuses to give way to him in Central

4th May 2019 – (Hong Kong) At 4.10am today, a truck was blocked by a taxi who was waiting for passengers on Queen’s Road Central. The 58 year old truck driver wanted to stop his vehicle so that he could unload newspapers but the taxi driver refused to leave. After honking several times, the 53 year old taxi driver came down from his vehicle to dispute with the truck driver.

The truck driver then punched the taxi driver and both sustained injuries in the scuffle. Police received report and rushed to the scene. The taxi driver sustained injuries on his eyes and nose while the truck driver’s back was injured. Both were sent to hospital. The truck driver was arrested for assault causing bodily harm.