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  1. Woman dies, two people injured in Yuen Long traffic accident

    Posted Feb 18th 2005, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... CELINE SUN Updated at 1.29pm: A fatal traffic accident occurred in Yuen Long on Friday morning, leaving one person dead and two injured, local radio reported. The accident happened around 5am when a van, heading for Yuen Long along the San Tin highway, collided with a car going against the traffic at Fung Kat Heung. The van was turned on its side in the accident, local radio ...

  2. Yuen Long estate truck ban unfair, drivers say

    Posted Mar 13th 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam Truck drivers said their vehicles should not be the only ones banned from Fairview Park Boulevard in Yuen Long, after a school bus yesterday knocked down a 15-year-old boy cycling to school. Managers of the Fairview Park private housing estate and Transport Department officials meet tomorrow to discuss banning heavy trucks from the road after a truck knocked down ...

  3. 15 airlifted after truck, minibus collide

    Posted Jan 01st 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu A helicopter flew 15 people to three New Territories hospitals after a truck and minibus crashed near Fairview Park, Yuen Long, yesterday. The truck came to rest on the minibus, whose driver was trapped. He was later freed. Part of the San Tin Highway near Fung Kat Heung was closed and the Transport Department urged people to travel by railway when going ...

  4. Five vehicles torched in attacks

    Posted Oct 26th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Four cars and a taxi were damaged in a series of arson attacks before dawn yesterday. The first fire started in a car parked opposite Sha Tin racecourse at 4.05am. Police said the car's windows had been smashed before the blaze. A taxi later caught fire outside Fanling East Rail station. The third vehicle went up in flames near Yuen Long West Rail station and two cars ...

  5. Cyclist killed in collision

    Posted Apr 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A minibus driver has been arrested for suspected dangerous driving causing death after a cyclist was killed in a collision. Sales executive Joe Leung Yiu-cho, 29, was dragged 20 metres before being run over by a minibus, police said. The accident occurred at about midday yesterday at the junction of Long Ping Road and Fung Chi Road in Yuen Long. The driver, 48, was released ...

  6. Waterlogged

    Posted May 04th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was Yuen Long, where firefighters had to rescue a family of four in Shung Ching San Tsuen after a half-metre of muddy water flooded their house- one of six calls fire crews received. In Pat Heung, ...

  7. Five hurt in three-vehicle collision

    Posted Aug 29th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Five people were injured in a collision involving a container truck, a double-decker bus and a delivery van in Yuen Long yesterday. The truck mounted the central divider and toppled on its side on the Yuen Long-bound lane of San Tin Highway near Palm Springs. The accident caused traffic jams that stretched more than 2km to Lok Ma Chau for about three hours. The truck ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Yuen Long villagers in fear after fish die in 'contaminated stream'

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com Villagers in fear after fish die in stream Environmental protection officers are investigating claims that contaminated stream water flowing from a construction site for the MTR's high-speed railway killed more than 2,000 fish in a Yuen Long village last week. The dead variegated carp, worth about HK$100,000, were raised by a villager ...

  9. 2 women die, hit by cars in Yuen Long and Central

    Posted Dec 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com A pedestrian was killed and two women injured when a motorist apparently stepped on the wrong pedal and rammed them with his car in Yuen Long yesterday. And an 86-year-old woman died after being hit by a taxi in Connaught Road, Central, at around 4am. In the Yuen Long case, police arrested the 50-year-old driver on suspicion of dangerous driving causing ...

  10. Two workers killed as tyre blown off truck

    Posted May 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... taken to North District Hospital, where doctors declared him dead at 11.14am. The other workers escaped injury as they were at the front of the crane truck, So said. 'We are investigating ...




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