Princess Margaret Hospital, Hong Kong

20 injured after airport bus rams into back of broken-down truck

Twenty people were injured last night in a crash involving an airport bus and a truck.

Sunday, 22 May, 2011, 12:00am

Foul-play probe into death of woman, 89

Police are investigating whether foul play was involved in the death of a woman, 89. Her husband, 78, found her lying unconscious on the kitchen floor of their home on Shek Lei Estate, Kwai Chung, yesterday at around 9am. She was declared dead at Princess Margaret Hospital at about 10am. An autopsy will be carried out today. An initial examination found a head injury.

6 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Vietnamese illegal immigrants arrested

Three Vietnamese illegal immigrants who said they were suffering from Aids were arrested at a Kwai Chung pier on Saturday. The trio, aged 35 to 37, were seen by a security guard at Terminal 6 at 11pm. They initially resisted arrest but were finally subdued and taken to Princess Margaret Hospital. Police believed they had hidden on a cargo vessel.

18 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Anger at delay in treating boy

The health minister has voiced his concern after a hospital made a seven-year-old boy with a serious eye injury wait for an hour before treating him because he wasn't carrying any identification

20 Sep 2009 - 12:00am

Inmate dies after falling unconscious

A 59-year-old remand inmate died in hospital after being found unconscious at the Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre yesterday. The Correctional Services Department said the man, who had been remanded on a charge of trafficking in a dangerous drug, was found unconscious by guards at 6.40am and immediately given first aid.

4 Sep 2009 - 12:00am

Man cuts off three fingers in workshop

A 52-year-old worker accidentally cut three fingers off his left hand while cutting wood with a saw in a workshop in Lei Muk Road, Kwai Chung, at about 2pm yesterday. He was conscious when taken to Princess Margaret Hospital.

24 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

In Brief

Driver hurt as truck overturns

A driver suffered a shoulder injury when his truck toppled on to one side at Container Port Road South in Kwai Chung yesterday morning. The man, 54, was treated at Princess Margaret Hospital.

10 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Man critical after stabbing

A man, 58, was in critical condition in Princess Margaret Hospital last night after being attacked by a masked man with a knife in Kwai Chung while walking his dog with his wife in Lim Cho Street at 10am. His wife was unhurt. The attacker fled in a car.

New boyfriend stabbed

4 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Vehicle torched

A car parked in Kwai Chung Road near Princess Margaret Hospital, Kwai Chung, was badly damaged in an arson attack at 1am.

30 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Taxi is baby's first port of call

A woman gave birth to a girl in a taxi in Kwai Chung shortly before 6.30am. The woman started to feel labour pains while on the way to Princess Margaret Hospital at 6.19am. The driver stopped at a roundabout in Container Port Road South and called police. The woman had the baby before paramedics arrived.

25 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Falling fence injures worker

A worker was in serious condition in Princess Margaret Hospital after a metal fence collapsed on him on a building site in Tung Chung.

Officer hurt in collision with van

A 33-year-old police officer suffered minor injuries when his van collided with a car outside the Airport Express Hong Kong station.

9 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Six hurt as bike, van collide

Six people were injured when a motorcycle and van collided at Lai Chi Kok. The motorcyclist, his female pillion passenger and four passers-by were admitted to Caritas Medical Centre and Princess Margaret Hospital.

29 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Public hospital has done wonderful job looking after my newborn son

I write regarding concerns that have been expressed over mainland mothers booking and filling Hong Kong maternity suites in private hospitals, leaving local mothers with no option but to use a public hospital.

9 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Jail for transvestite in the ladies'

A transvestite found dressed as a woman in a public hospital's female toilet was jailed for three months yesterday.

Chung Kai-lun, 29, was ordered to serve two months for loitering in the toilet and 28 days for breaching a suspended sentence imposed last year after he was found in a school cafeteria dressed as a schoolgirl.

4 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

'How can a doctor say such things'

Fok King-hee never thought of giving up on his son Hin-chung after he fell into a vegetative state, but he says the cold attitude of medical staff caused him to lose trust in the health system and appeal to Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen.

2 Oct 2007 - 12:00am