The power went out in scores of buildings across Wong Tai Sin, Kwun Tong, Kowloon Bay, Ngau Tau Kok, Yau Tong and Tseung Kwan O just after 10pm. Photo: Screenshot The power went out in scores of buildings across Wong Tai Sin, Kwun Tong, Kowloon Bay, Ngau Tau Kok, Yau Tong and Tseung Kwan O just after 10pm. Photo: Screenshot
The power went out in scores of buildings across Wong Tai Sin, Kwun Tong, Kowloon Bay, Ngau Tau Kok, Yau Tong and Tseung Kwan O just after 10pm. Photo: Screenshot

Faulty cable to blame for power blackout which affected thousands in Kowloon East

Power went out in more than 20 apartment blocks on hot summer's night after problem with 130,000-volt cable sparked small fire

The power went out in scores of buildings across Wong Tai Sin, Kwun Tong, Kowloon Bay, Ngau Tau Kok, Yau Tong and Tseung Kwan O just after 10pm. Photo: Screenshot The power went out in scores of buildings across Wong Tai Sin, Kwun Tong, Kowloon Bay, Ngau Tau Kok, Yau Tong and Tseung Kwan O just after 10pm. Photo: Screenshot
The power went out in scores of buildings across Wong Tai Sin, Kwun Tong, Kowloon Bay, Ngau Tau Kok, Yau Tong and Tseung Kwan O just after 10pm. Photo: Screenshot
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