Hiker falls off a cliff at Green Egg Island in Clear Water Bay


16th September 2020 – (Hong Kong) A hiker fell off a cliff in Clear Water Bay and was injured.

At 12.23pm today, when a woman went hiking on Green Egg Island, she accidentally fell off the edge of a cliff about 5 metres high and was injured. Other hikers called the police for help. The rescue vessel rushed to the scene and notified the Government Flying Service helicopter to rescue the injured victim.

She was conscious and was taken by helicopter to the Wan Chai helipad, and then taken by ambulance to Ruttonjee Hospital for treatment.

Green Egg Island a.k.a Lan Pai is located at the eastern side of Tai Leng Tung. It was so-named since its shaped is liked a green pouched egg. It is one of hotspots for scuba-diving.