A first-floor flat in a six-storey building on Canton Road in Mong Kok burst into flames at 12.08am on Wednesday. Photo: Handout A first-floor flat in a six-storey building on Canton Road in Mong Kok burst into flames at 12.08am on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
A first-floor flat in a six-storey building on Canton Road in Mong Kok burst into flames at 12.08am on Wednesday. Photo: Handout

Police investigating cause of midnight blaze in Hong Kong residential block

  • A first-floor flat in a six-storey building on Canton Road in Mong Kok burst into flames at 12.08am; firefighters spent more than two hours battling the blaze
  • Police spokesman says some accelerant substances were found at the scene

Topic |   Accidents and personal safety in Hong Kong
A first-floor flat in a six-storey building on Canton Road in Mong Kok burst into flames at 12.08am on Wednesday. Photo: Handout A first-floor flat in a six-storey building on Canton Road in Mong Kok burst into flames at 12.08am on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
A first-floor flat in a six-storey building on Canton Road in Mong Kok burst into flames at 12.08am on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
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