The discovery of an unexploded wartime device led to the evacuation of about 2,000 people in Kowloon on Thursday. Photo: Handout
The discovery of an unexploded wartime device led to the evacuation of about 2,000 people in Kowloon on Thursday. Photo: Handout

‘Unstable’ World War II bomb found at Hong Kong construction site, forcing evacuation of 2,000 people

  • Unexploded device unearthed on construction site for pedestrian tunnel on Muk Yuen Street near Concorde Road
  • Kai Tak MTR station closed on Thursday and trains on Tuen Ma line diverted, services back to normal on Friday

The discovery of an unexploded wartime device led to the evacuation of about 2,000 people in Kowloon on Thursday. Photo: Handout
The discovery of an unexploded wartime device led to the evacuation of about 2,000 people in Kowloon on Thursday. Photo: Handout
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