Three dead, over 20 injured in bus accident in Hong Kong

Source:Xinhua Published: 2017/9/22 22:09:00

Photo taken on Sept. 22, 2017 shows the bus accident scene at a junction in the Sham Shui Po district in Hong Kong, south China, Sept. 22, 2017. Three people were killed and 27 others injured. (Xinhua/Liu Yongdong)


 
At least three people were killed and more than 20 others injured in a bus accident on Friday.

The accident occurred at around 6:30 p.m. local time when the bus mounted the pavement in Sham Shui Po district, smashing through railings and hitting a building's canopy.

Eleven ambulances had been sent to the scene for rescue efforts, authorities said.

Photo taken on Sept. 22, 2017 shows the bus accident scene at a junction in the Sham Shui Po district in Hong Kong, south China, Sept. 22, 2017. Three people were killed and 27 others injured. (Xinhua/Liu Yongdong)


 

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