Fatal traffic accident in Yuen Long

     Police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in Yuen Long last night (May 28) in which a 48-year-old man died.

     At about 9pm last night, the 48-year-old man was riding an electrical propelled bicycle travelling along an unnamed road in Wing Ning Tsuen towards Tin Shui Wai, it reportedly hit by a light goods vehicle (LGV).
     After the impact, the LGV left the scene.
     Sustaining serious head injuries, the cyclist was rushed to Pok Oi Hospital in unconscious state and was certified dead at 9.41pm.
     After initial enquiry, police arrested a 55-year-old man for dangerous driving causing death and is being detained for further enquiries.
     Investigation by the Special Investigation Team of Traffic, New Territories North is underway.
     Anyone who witnessed the accident or has any information to offer is urged to contact the investigating officers at 3661 3800 or 3661 3858.

Ends/Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Issued at HKT 6:09