An MTR train travelling on the West Rail Line before service began on Monday stopped just 100 metres short of a group of maintenance workers on the tracks. Photo: K.Y. Cheng An MTR train travelling on the West Rail Line before service began on Monday stopped just 100 metres short of a group of maintenance workers on the tracks. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
An MTR train travelling on the West Rail Line before service began on Monday stopped just 100 metres short of a group of maintenance workers on the tracks. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Hong Kong rail operator MTR Corporation to investigate near miss between train and maintenance workers

  • Driver stops train 100 metres from track crew early on Monday morning near East Tsim Sha Tsui station
  • Traffic controller suspended by bosses, who say they ‘cannot rule out human error’

Topic |   Hong Kong MTR
An MTR train travelling on the West Rail Line before service began on Monday stopped just 100 metres short of a group of maintenance workers on the tracks. Photo: K.Y. Cheng An MTR train travelling on the West Rail Line before service began on Monday stopped just 100 metres short of a group of maintenance workers on the tracks. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
An MTR train travelling on the West Rail Line before service began on Monday stopped just 100 metres short of a group of maintenance workers on the tracks. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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