Tin Shui Estate in Tin Shui Wai. Photo: HandoutTin Shui Estate in Tin Shui Wai. Photo: Handout
Tin Shui Estate in Tin Shui Wai. Photo: Handout

250 residents evacuated in fire at Hong Kong public housing flat at daybreak

  • Police suspect a remote-controlled car’s battery burst into flames while being charged in a 30th-floor flat, as initial investigation found nothing suspicious
  • Blaze was extinguished in about 40 minutes, while a nine-year-old boy was taken to Tin Shui Wai Hospital for feeling unwell after inhaling smoke
Topic |   Accidents and personal safety in Hong Kong
Tin Shui Estate in Tin Shui Wai. Photo: HandoutTin Shui Estate in Tin Shui Wai. Photo: Handout
Tin Shui Estate in Tin Shui Wai. Photo: Handout
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