A tight squeeze for commuters at Mong Kok station at about 9am on Tuesday. Photo: Felix Wong/SCMP A tight squeeze for commuters at Mong Kok station at about 9am on Tuesday. Photo: Felix Wong/SCMP
A tight squeeze for commuters at Mong Kok station at about 9am on Tuesday. Photo: Felix Wong/SCMP

Hong Kong’s MTR to bring in overseas expertise to investigate worst service breakdown ever

Six-hour service disruption due to signal failure was so unprecedented, there was nothing in the railway operator’s handbook to deal with the emergency

Topic |   Hong Kong MTR
A tight squeeze for commuters at Mong Kok station at about 9am on Tuesday. Photo: Felix Wong/SCMP A tight squeeze for commuters at Mong Kok station at about 9am on Tuesday. Photo: Felix Wong/SCMP
A tight squeeze for commuters at Mong Kok station at about 9am on Tuesday. Photo: Felix Wong/SCMP
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