Written by: Shao Pei Lin Huang Weimin
2019-11-21 11:20Last updated date: 2019-11-21 12:47
A female worker on the third runway site of the airport was hit by a waterwheel. She was seriously injured in the head and confirmed her death on the spot. (photo by Huang Weimin)
At about 9 am today (21st), a female worker was hit by a waterwheel at a construction site at 1-9 East Road, Cheung Sha Wan. She was seriously injured in the head and confirmed her death on the spot. The police are investigating the cause of the accident. According to the on-site news, the woman victim was a car wash cleaner. The location of the incident was the site maintenance area. She was smashed over the head by the waterwheel and died.
The Labour Department said that it is investigating a fatal work accident in Chek Lap Kok today (November 21) in which a worker was killed. The Labour Department immediately dispatched staff to the scene after receiving the report and is now investigating the cause of the accident.
August this year: Three-run bulldozer driver even drove the car to death
A traffic accident occurred on the three-run site of the airport. As early as August 12 this year, a bulldozer was suspected to be out of control in the construction site of the third runway at Chek Lap Kok Airport. The bulldozer driver even drove the car to the sea. The 38-year-old surnamed Zhong male worker was rescued by a worker and died after being sent to hospital. The surnamed Zhong male worker left his wife, three children aged 4 to 15 years old, and elderly parents.
(photo by Huang Weimin)
The airport three-run site bulldozer suspected that the driver was out of control and even drove the car to the hospital and died.
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