Elderly man almost drowns while swimming at Deep Water Bay during thunderstorm warning

23rd August 2019 – (Hong Kong) Thunderstorm Warning was issued by Hong Kong Observatory at 7:00 a.m. today and it has been extended until 10:30 a.m.

At around 7.am, an elderly man almost drowned while swimming at Deep Water Bay. A lifeguard on duty rescued him and called the ambulance to send him to Ruttonjee Hospital for emergency treatment.