Hundreds of iPhones strewn on street after truck collides into delivery man’s trolley

The accident left the iPhones scattered on Hung To Road in Ngau Tau Kok on Dec. 28, 2020. Photo via Apple Daily.
The accident left the iPhones scattered on Hung To Road in Ngau Tau Kok on Dec. 28, 2020. Photo via Apple Daily.

Hundreds of iPhones lay scattered on a street in an east Kowloon neighborhood after a truck hit a delivery man’s trolley Monday evening, creating quite a spectacle as hordes of curious passersby looked on.

According to Apple Daily, the accident happened as a truck turned right onto Hung To Road in Ngau Tau Kok, crashing into the blue containers carting the second-hand devices. 

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While some of the devices’ screens were visibly cracked, most appeared unscathed. Photo via Apple Daily.
The accident left some phone screens scratched, but most were not visibly damaged. Photo via Apple Daily.

Photos showed the iPhones littered on the ground, their gleaming metallic surfaces a juxtaposition against the gritty asphalt floor. While some of the devices’ screens were visibly cracked, most appeared unscathed.

Police arrived at the scene to investigate the matter. No injuries were reported, and the cost of the damage to the phones is not known.

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