Mechanical Engineering

Blind man, wife, hurt in stove fire

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 18 August, 1999, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 18 August, 1999, 12:00am

A blind man, 62, suffered burns to his back and hips when his clothes caught fire as he switched on a gas stove in his flat at Kwong Yung House, Sha Tin.


His wife, 50, also suffered minor burns to her right hand. The couple was taken to Prince of Wales Hospital.