This photo taken from the official Facebook page of the Fire Services Department shows fire trucks outside an industrial building on Choi Hung Road, where a blaze broke out on Jan 28, 2023.

HONG KONG – One person was sent to a hospital after a fire broke out in an industrial building in Choi Hung on Saturday morning.

The blaze started at 5:17 am at an industrial building on Choi Hung Road and was upgraded to No. 3 alarm at 8:53 am, according to the Fire Services Department. 

Firemen are used four jets and mobilized three breathing apparatus teams to fight the fire. One person felt unwell and was sent to Queen Elizabeth Hospital for treatment.

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Members of the public affected by the smoke and an unusual odour carried by the wind were advised to close their doors and windows and stay calm.