Hong Kong Travel & Transport

Road and MTR access to airport restored after possible boat collision at Kap Shui Mun Bridge

Road and rail traffic connecting Hong Kong to the airport has resumed after having been severed for over an hour.

At 8:15pm, the MTR Corporation suspended train services on the Airport Express Line, with train services reduced on the Tung Chung Line.

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Photo: Wong Wai Kit, via Facebook.

An unofficial MTR Twitter feed pointed to a boat collision.

The Transport Department urged passengers to take ferry to Discovery Bay and change bus to the airport.

[#本港新聞 23/10] [#即時消息] 21:42東涌綫青衣站現場情況 1/3採訪主任: Ava Chan天晴新聞 – RMHKNEWS#23102015rmhknew

Posted by 香港天晴媒體 Record Media Hong Kong RMHK on Friday, 23 October 2015

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Photo: HKFP.

Road traffic was reopened at 9:40pm. As of 9:47pm, MTR access was restored.

Correction 11:00am October 27: The bridge collided should be Kap Shui Mun Bridge, not Tsing Ma Bridge.

Road and MTR access to airport restored after possible boat collision at Kap Shui Mun Bridge