BEIJING, March 4 (Xinhua) According to comprehensive reports from Hong Kong media, at about 10.30 a.m. on the 4th, a city bus collided with a medium-sized truck, preliminarily confirming that bus drivers and truck drivers were killed and more than 10 people were injured, three of whom were seriously injured and some were trapped under the bus.
Traffic accident on West Kowloon Road in Hong Kong caused serious damage to the front of city buses. Photo Source: Radio Hong Kong Website / Ren Shunxi Photograph
The on-site news indicated that a truck stopped on the second left lane before the toll booth on the West Kowloon Highway heading for Hong Kong. The passing city bus suspected that its brakes had failed to hit the rear of the truck. The head of the city bus was seriously damaged and the bus driver was seriously injured and died.
Thirteen ambulances were on guard, firefighters and ambulances bandaged the wounded. Police closed the slow and middle lines of West Kowloon Highway and are investigating the cause of the accident.
Some netizens took Pre-Incident footage showing that the truck was parked in the middle of the road and goods scattered on the ground at the rear of the truck. The head of the bus involved was badly damaged and the rear of the truck was hit and deformed.