17th May 2019 – (Hong Kong) At around 2pm today, an elderly woman was walking with her friend near 261, Ki Lung Street, Sham Shui Po. A 2 meter long bamboo suddenly fell from the top of the building and struck her head. Her friend immediately called the police. Ambulance rushed to the scene and sent her to hospital while she was conscious.
According to initial investigations, police suspected that the bamboo was used for drying laundry on one of the balconies of the apartment. No one has been arrested.