A mechanical engineer said tyres can explode if they are old and worn out – or if inflated too much. Photo: Reuters

Hong Kong man dies after truck tyre he was inflating explodes

  • Mechanic, 57, was rushed to North District Hospital but later died
  • ‘He fell to ground unconscious,’ say police, who rule case an industrial accident
Topic |   Accidents and personal safety in Hong Kong

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A mechanical engineer said tyres can explode if they are old and worn out – or if inflated too much. Photo: Reuters
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