Angler rescues woman from the sea opposite Island Resort Mall in Siu Sai Wan

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4th June 2023 – (Hong Kong) At around 9pm today, a man surnamed Cheung was fishing opposite Island Resort Mall, located at 28 Siu Sai Wan Road. A woman was leaning on the railing nearby. Suddenly, heavy rain started pouring down, but the woman refused to seek shelter under the roof and eventually jumped into the sea. Cheung quickly reacted by throwing a life buoy towards the woman and pulling her back to the shore.

Firefighters arrived at the scene and rescued the woman, who was still in the water. She was emotionally disturbed and claimed that she wanted to die. She was then sent to the hospital by ambulance. According to reports, the woman is a missing person, and her family had previously reported her disappearance. Her identity and the reason behind the incident are still under investigation.

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