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Lorry Driver

Lorry driver 'caught with AK47s'

A Hong Kong lorry driver has been arrested in Shenzhen for allegedly smuggling two AK47s and six handguns. The man, who was heading for Dongguan, had declared he was carrying toy guns, according to reports on Shenzhen television.

Friday, 13 April, 2001, 12:00am

Lorry driver 'caught with AK47s'

A Hong Kong lorry driver has been arrested in Shenzhen for allegedly smuggling two AK47s and six handguns. The man, who was heading for Dongguan, had declared he was carrying toy guns, according to reports on Shenzhen television.

13 Apr 2001 - 12:00am

Eleven hurt in collision

Updated at 3.58pm: Ten elderly coach passengers and a lorry driver were injured after their vehicles collided near the Western Harbour Crossing on Friday.

The two were approaching the tunnel on the Kowloon side around 10.30am, police said. The lorry tried to change lane and overtake the coach just in front of the toll booths and the vehicles crashed.

5 Jan 2001 - 12:00am

Driver robbed

A lorry driver, 42, was robbed of $400 by four men in Lai Chi Kok park.

16 Oct 1998 - 12:00am

Cigarette haul

CUSTOMS officers seized 900,000 contraband cigarettes and arrested a Hong Kong lorry driver as he passed through the Man Kam To border crossing yesterday.

2 Nov 1997 - 12:00am

Simple removal impossible

Your correspondent 'Name and Address Supplied' (letter headlined, 'Long wait', South China Morning Post, May 1) complained about congestion on the Lung Cheung Road during the morning rush hour on April 25, and incorrectly assumed that this was caused by police enforcement action against a lorry driver.

11 May 1996 - 12:00am

Eight injured

EIGHT people were injured in a head-on collision between a lorry and a public light bus in Kwai Chung. The lorry driver lost control of his vehicle, which crossed into the opposite lane and hit the minibus in Cheung Shan Estate West Road.

12 Aug 1995 - 12:00am

Lorry haul

A LORRY driver, 38, was charged with possessing 22 kilograms of fireworks and 1,200 cigarettes worth a total of $1,760 at Lok Ma Chau Control Point.

25 Jan 1995 - 12:00am

Union protests

LABOUR activists said they would picket one Wellcome store a week, until the supermarket chain agrees to reinstate a lorry driver who claims he was sacked for union activities. The protests began yesterday with a picket outside a Wellcome branch in Causeway Bay. Fung King-tak was sacked on November 15.

27 Nov 1994 - 12:00am

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