Reporter allegedly attacked

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 17 December, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 17 December, 2008, 12:00am

Mingpao reporter Wai Wing-hong, who went to a building site on Tat Che Avenue, Kowloon Tong, to report on an accident in which three workers were injured, was allegedly attacked by a construction worker during an argument over whether Wai had to wear a safety helmet to enter the building site. Wai suffered shoulder and arm injuries and was treated at Caritas Medical Centre. The worker was arrested, police said.