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  1. Lucky escape for car park attendant as runaway bus crashes into booth

    Posted Oct 29th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... and a parked car had been hit by a runaway tour bus and pushed down a two-metre slope. 'I heard a loud noise and felt the booth was moving. I immediately rushed into a corner near the door and hid there so that the chair, table and other things toppling over did not hit me,' the attendant said. Police said the empty bus, which had its motor running, rolled forward about 21 metres ...

  2. Death crash bus was probably speeding

    Posted Sep 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A bus that crashed on Lantau on Friday, killing three passengers and injuring 23 others, was probably speeding when it ran out of control and toppled on to one side, police ... that the bus, carrying 28 airport ground staff home after the night shift, was travelling above 80km/h when it crashed on the North Lantau Highway, a police officer involved in the investigation said. ...

  3. Bus driver distraught over crash, union says

    Posted Nov 13th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam The driver of the bus that crashed in Tseung Kwan O early on Tuesday, killing two passengers and injuring more than 30, is suffering emotional problems, his union leader says. ... as the company reduced the driving time for some routes. 'Bus drivers usually have to do six single trips, and they should have five to six minutes in between for a break,' Lam said. 'We ...

  4. 35 students returning from expo hurt in bus crash

    Posted Aug 25th 2010, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok Thirty-five teenagers were injured when their coach was involved in a three-vehicle crash on a Shenzhen highway at about 9pm. They were among 2,000 students travelling in 50 coaches from Guangzhou to Hong Kong after returning by train from a tour to the World Expo in Shanghai organised by the home affairs and education bureaus. The crash occurred near Shenzhen Bay ...

  5. Driver charged over fatal bus crash

    Posted Apr 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... proceedings. Since November's crash, the bus company has conducted extra checks on overnight routes, stepped up speed monitoring of its fleet at night and acted to improve staff awareness about ... Clifford Lo A charge of dangerous driving causing death has been laid against the driver of a Kowloon Motor Bus double-decker that toppled on its side in Tseung Kwan O in November, killing ...

  6. News - World - FLIGHT MH17

    Explosions ring out as MH17 investigators return to Ukraine crash site

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 07:16pm by Reuters, AP and AFP

    ... Agencies in Donetsk International delegation finally reach MH17 crash site after days of fighting between government troops and pro-Russian separatist rebels prevented them from reaching the area Explosions heard amid MH17 probe Explosions rang out near the crash site of downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine yesterday as international investigators arrived ...

  7. Driving ban period doubled for bus driver in fatal crash

    Posted Apr 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui Appeal judges have doubled the length of the driving ban imposed on the driver of a bus that crashed in Sai Kung, killing 19 people. Hung Ling-kwok was jailed for three years ... meaningful and effective in protecting the public. 'Hung was an extremely irresponsible driver who totally neglected the safety of others,' Cheung said. The accident, in which the bus ...

  8. News - Asia - INDIA

    Bus plunges into gorge in India, killing 30

    Posted Jan 02nd 2014, 05:27pm by Associated Press

    ... The bus was on an intercity route and carried all Indian passengers. India has the world’s deadliest roads, with more than 110,000 people killed annually. Most crashes are blamed on reckless ... Associated Press in Mumbai A bus plunged into a 120-metre deep gorge on Thursday in western India, splitting open on the rocky ground below, killing at least 30 people, police said. ...

  9. Fewer bus drivers speeding after fatal crash

    Posted Jan 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng The proportion of bus drivers caught speeding by KMB dropped by a third in the month following a fatal accident in Tseung Kwan O. On November 9, a KMB double decker bus on route ... the bus' speed to 70 kilometres per hour when driving on a flat road. However, he admitted that was a limited measure and that some drivers got caught speeding on roads with a speed limit lower ...

  10. 2nd person dies from bus crash

    Posted Nov 12th 2009, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok Another victim of the Tseung Kwan O bus crash died in hospital yesterday, bringing the death toll to two. The latest fatality was a woman identified as Liu, 24, who had been in critical condition in the Prince of Wales Hospital in Sha Tin since the bus toppled shortly after midnight on Monday. The Kowloon Motor Bus double-decker on route 692 fell on its right side ...




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