At about 7 pm today (21st), Yuen Long suspected that a CLP cable caught fire. The fire was raging. Some netizens took a video, pointing out that a cable trough outside Long Ping No. 8, believed to be CLP, caught fire and the fire was fierce.
A large amount of smoke can be seen by residents of Kingswood Villas in Tin Shui Wai.
Many netizens pointed out that there were power outages in Tin Shui Wai and Yuen Long.
Among them, the whole station of Tin Shui Wai Station has no electricity, and the shops do not have any lights.
The reporter of "Hong Kong 01" saw at Tsuen Wan West Rail Station that the MTR is currently arranging Tsuen Wan West as the terminal station. Passengers need to transfer to other means of transportation to Tuen Mun. Buses will also be arranged later.
About 200 people get off at Tsuen Wan West Station for each train, and some passengers choose to leave and transfer to other vehicles.
(Picture of Hong Kong Emergency Reporting Area)
The MTR stated at 7:44 pm that due to the power supply failure of the power company, which affected the power supply of the Tuen Ma Line from Tsuen Wan West to Tuen Mun Station, the train service of this section is currently suspended. Passengers are requested to reserve sufficient time for the journey and consider using other Transportation.
Currently, there is a 6-minute train between Wu Kai Sha and Tsuen Wan West Station on the Tuen Ma Line.
MTR is arranging free shuttle buses to travel from Tsuen Wan West to Tuen Mun Station, where train services are suspended.
Also, Tin Shui Wai Station has been closed due to power outages.