The Chinese banyan collapsed at Luen Wan Street in Mong Kok on Tuesday morning. Photo: Sam Tsang
The Chinese banyan collapsed at Luen Wan Street in Mong Kok on Tuesday morning. Photo: Sam Tsang

14-metre-tall Chinese banyan tree in Hong Kong collapses near sitting-out area, but no pedestrians were harmed

  • Tree toppled near the Mong Kok East railway station soon after 9am, breaking lamp post and affecting traffic
  • Banyan had been listed on city’s Register of Old and Valuable Trees since 2004

The Chinese banyan collapsed at Luen Wan Street in Mong Kok on Tuesday morning. Photo: Sam Tsang
The Chinese banyan collapsed at Luen Wan Street in Mong Kok on Tuesday morning. Photo: Sam Tsang
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