A fourth-floor flat burns inside Sham Shui Po’s Dai Un Building, prompting residents to evacuate the premises. Photo: Felix WongA fourth-floor flat burns inside Sham Shui Po’s Dai Un Building, prompting residents to evacuate the premises. Photo: Felix Wong
A fourth-floor flat burns inside Sham Shui Po’s Dai Un Building, prompting residents to evacuate the premises. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong flat bursts into flames, sending residents fleeing from ageing housing block

  • Ten fire engines and an ambulance responded to the blaze at the Sham Shui Po building, dousing the flames in about half an hour
  • Four people who fled to the roof after the conflagration broke out had to be led out the building by firefighters

Topic |   Accidents and personal safety in Hong Kong
A fourth-floor flat burns inside Sham Shui Po’s Dai Un Building, prompting residents to evacuate the premises. Photo: Felix WongA fourth-floor flat burns inside Sham Shui Po’s Dai Un Building, prompting residents to evacuate the premises. Photo: Felix Wong
A fourth-floor flat burns inside Sham Shui Po’s Dai Un Building, prompting residents to evacuate the premises. Photo: Felix Wong
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