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  1. Police U-turn over fatal crash

    Posted May 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... three and seven years in prison. Tan Zhuo, 25, was hit and killed by Hu's red Mitsubishi sports car in a crowded downtown area of Zhejiang's provincial capital on May 7. Public anger ... after the accident, that Hu was driving at only 70km/h. Yesterday, police apologised to the public for saying the car was travelling at 70km/h, saying the information was inaccurate. According ...

  2. Tougher action needed to curb scourge of speeding

    Posted Aug 30th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Another bus crash has blotted Hong Kong's public transport safety record. This time a bus taking home airport ground staff on night shift flipped over after hitting a concrete divider ... Sadly, a sense of urgency is still lacking. To be sure, after the most recent of the fatal minibus crashes, in which four people died after the driver ran into the back of a truck, officials ...

  3. Girl, 12, in serious condition after bicycle is hit by car

    Posted Apr 30th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A 12-year-old girl was in a serious condition in hospital last night after a bicycle on which she was riding pillion behind her mother on the way to school was hit by a car on a pedestrian crossing. The girl was in a critical condition when she was admitted to North District Hospital with head injuries suffered in the crash at an intersection in Sheung Shui at about 7am ...

  4. Newly qualified driver and his passenger killed in car accident

    Posted Dec 17th 2007, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Danny Mok

    ... Agnes Lam and Danny Mok A driver who got his licence just two months ago and one of his passengers were killed yesterday when their car was ripped in two after hitting a lamppost. Chan Wing-chung, 20, was driving along Tsing Tsuen Road towards Shek Kong at about 3.50am when he lost control of the car, glanced off a central divider at Texaco Road and hit a lamppost. A source ...

  5. Toddler at wheel: couple sent on course

    Posted Nov 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... driving for speeding- even though there were no pedestrians nearby. In the second case, a police officer was convicted over a crash in which the driver of the other car died, after the officer went through a red light while chasing a suspect's car. Chan said if the car steered by the infant had crashed, the youngster could have been propelled through the windscreen 'like ...

  6. Man turns himself in over accident

    Posted Apr 16th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo 23-year-old surrenders to police after two hurt in bus-stop crash A man surrendered to police yesterday about eight hours after a car crashed into a bus stop, badly injuring ... the car skidded for about 30 metres and mounted the pavement. 'It crashed into a bus stop where a number of people were waiting for a bus,' acting Superintendent Ho Chak-kan said. He ...

  7. 14 pupils killed as truck plunges into stream

    Posted Dec 28th 2010, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... than 20 were injured in a pile-up involving more than 100 vehicles on an expressway in Guizhou's Zunyi county. The pile-up was triggered when a truck crashed into a roadside petrol station ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - BRIEFS

    Briefs, December 16, 2012

    Posted Dec 16th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Cheng

    ... on suspicion of murder in connection with the death. The widow remains in hospital.   Warning shots fired after Macau car chase A Macau police officer fired two warning shots in Coloane after a car ran a roadblock under the Macau Lotus Bridge, and then engaged police in a high-speed chase. The car stopped at a dead end, but when an officer approached, it raced towards the police. One officer ...

  9. Banned driver jailed for killing woman

    Posted Mar 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui A driver with a bad traffic record has been jailed and disqualified from driving after he admitted killing a woman in a car crash. Wong Chi-fung, 29, was sentenced to 22 months ... he said. 'Obviously he ignored the road signs and drove his car at an irresponsible speed he liked, such that he was even unable to brake in time to avoid the crash.' ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Yellow rule at road junctions making mainland drivers see red

    Posted Jan 06th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... before the stop line at a junction when the traffic lights turned to yellow. It quoted experts who said a car needed at least 15 metres to stop. The West China City Daily, a newspaper in Sichuan, gave a first-person account of an accident caused by a driver seeking to avoid the new penalty. A four-vehicle crash on Wednesday morning was probably caused by the first car in the chain ...




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