She was underneath the truckAfter being knocked down by the vehicle, “the victim was trapped [underneath the truck] and had to be freed by firefighters”, a police spokeswoman said. Photo: The driver of a garbage truck was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving causing death after his vehicle hit and killed an elderly woman in a traffic-light-controlled pedestrian crossing at a Mong Kok intersection on Tuesday morning. The elderly woman was taken unconscious to Kwong Wah Hospital in Yau Ma Tei, where she was declared dead shortly before 9.30amSCMP Pictures She was underneath the truckAfter being knocked down by the vehicle, “the victim was trapped [underneath the truck] and had to be freed by firefighters”, a police spokeswoman said. Photo: The driver of a garbage truck was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving causing death after his vehicle hit and killed an elderly woman in a traffic-light-controlled pedestrian crossing at a Mong Kok intersection on Tuesday morning. The elderly woman was taken unconscious to Kwong Wah Hospital in Yau Ma Tei, where she was declared dead shortly before 9.30amSCMP Pictures
She was underneath the truckAfter being knocked down by the vehicle, “the victim was trapped [underneath the truck] and had to be freed by firefighters”, a police spokeswoman said. Photo: The driver of a garbage truck was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving causing death after his vehicle hit and killed an elderly woman in a traffic-light-controlled pedestrian crossing at a Mong Kok intersection on Tuesday morning. The elderly woman was taken unconscious to Kwong Wah Hospital in Yau Ma Tei, where she was declared dead shortly before 9.30amSCMP Pictures

Elderly woman dies after being hit by garbage truck at Mong Kok pedestrian crossing

Driver released on bail, with police investigating whether he was trying to speed past red light

She was underneath the truckAfter being knocked down by the vehicle, “the victim was trapped [underneath the truck] and had to be freed by firefighters”, a police spokeswoman said. Photo: The driver of a garbage truck was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving causing death after his vehicle hit and killed an elderly woman in a traffic-light-controlled pedestrian crossing at a Mong Kok intersection on Tuesday morning. The elderly woman was taken unconscious to Kwong Wah Hospital in Yau Ma Tei, where she was declared dead shortly before 9.30amSCMP Pictures She was underneath the truckAfter being knocked down by the vehicle, “the victim was trapped [underneath the truck] and had to be freed by firefighters”, a police spokeswoman said. Photo: The driver of a garbage truck was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving causing death after his vehicle hit and killed an elderly woman in a traffic-light-controlled pedestrian crossing at a Mong Kok intersection on Tuesday morning. The elderly woman was taken unconscious to Kwong Wah Hospital in Yau Ma Tei, where she was declared dead shortly before 9.30amSCMP Pictures
She was underneath the truckAfter being knocked down by the vehicle, “the victim was trapped [underneath the truck] and had to be freed by firefighters”, a police spokeswoman said. Photo: The driver of a garbage truck was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving causing death after his vehicle hit and killed an elderly woman in a traffic-light-controlled pedestrian crossing at a Mong Kok intersection on Tuesday morning. The elderly woman was taken unconscious to Kwong Wah Hospital in Yau Ma Tei, where she was declared dead shortly before 9.30amSCMP Pictures
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