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  1. Underground water pipe bursts in Central

    Posted Jul 29th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to dig a tunnel, Apple Daily reported. Water four-storeys high was gushing from the pipe. There was subsequently no water in Wellington Street and Lan Kwai Fong. The leakage also weakened water ... Department's reaction had been slow, Ming Pao Daily reported. The Lan Kwai Fong Association said over 100 restaurants in Lan Kwai Fong were affected by the leakage. The tenants plan to meet to discuss ...

  2. Kwai Chung estate plagued by power failures

    Posted Jul 12th 2005, 12:00am by James Tu

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 6.46pm: Power supplies to some shops in a Kwai Chung estate had not been restored for more than 24 hours after two power failures on Monday, news reports on Tuesday said. Residents of Kwai Fong Terrace estate said the first disruption occurred at 8.30am on Monday. Power initially resumed at 10pm but failed again at 11.30pm. On Tuesday afternoon, power ...

  3. City Digest

    Posted Jul 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 12 hurt as minibus hits Kwai Chung embankment A minibus driver and 11 passengers were injured when the vehicle toppled over in Kwai Chung yesterday. The driver was changing lanes in Kwai Chung Road near Kwai Fong Terrace at 1pm when the vehicle hit an embankment, mowed down a road sign and fell on to its left side, police said. The 12 were treated for their injuries at Princess ...

  4. Van driver jailed eight months over pedestrian's death

    Posted Dec 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was heading to Kwai Fong via Sha Tsui Road. He claimed that he did not realise that vehicles were prohibited from making right turns at the junction. He also said he had stopped his van ... Yvonne Tsui A driver was jailed for eight months yesterday over the death of a 70-year-old man who was knocked down by a light goods van. Sentenced by District Court Judge Chua Fi-lan, Lam ...


    Posted Jan 01st 2005, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... on attending to those with physical injuries. Wu recalls the first time she and her colleagues were thrust into action: the tragic crush in Lan Kwai Fong which left 21 people dead and scores injured- ... the shops in Lan Kwai Fong, talking to people about the potential stress the event would have had on them and methods to cope with it- after all, they were the ones who were exposed to it all,' ...

  6. Minibus driver jailed for killing pedestrian

    Posted Apr 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Austin Chiu A minibus driver who hit and killed a woman on a pedestrian crossing was jailed for 21/2 years. Lai Kwok-chuen, 67, who had been a driver for 40 years and had been voted the best minibus driver one year, was also banned from driving for five years. Lai had earlier pleaded guilty in the District Court to dangerous driving causing the death of Chan Chui-fong, 37, ...

  7. Crackdown on drink-driving launched

    Posted Dec 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... the number of drink-drivers was expected to be at its worst. She said officers were distributing leaflets about the problem in nightlife areas such as Lan Kwai Fong and Wan Chai. Last year, ...

  8. Shocking loss of life adds another grim chapter to the history of Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 11th 2003, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... people were killed and more than 100 injured in a stampede by some of the 20,000-strong crowd celebrating New Year's Eve in Lan Kwai Fong. Thousands of people surged into the streets from ...

  9. Taxi driver and three police officers injured in accident

    Posted Jul 12th 2005, 12:00am by James Tu

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 6.50pm: A taxi driver was killed and three police officers injured in a traffic accident at Kwai Chung early on Tuesday, a police spokesman said. The spokesman said the accident occurred about 3.40am. A taxi hit a bus after colliding with a Police Emergency Unit vehicle at the junction of Kwai Fuk Road and Hing Fong Road. A 37-year-old sergeant, a 39-year-old ...

  10. Minibus catches fire in Kwai Chung

    Posted Aug 04th 2010, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong A green minibus caught fire in Kwai Chung yesterday morning. The blaze broke out at about 10am, when the minibus arrived in Lam Tin Street. The driver and the six passengers fled the scene. Firefighters took about 10 minutes to put out the fire and the vehicle was severely damaged. Initial investigations by police found the vehicle's engine had overheated. ...




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