Individual rescued at Wah Hing Industrial Building in Tsuen Wan after charcoal burning incident

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Wah Hing Industrial Building

7th December 2023 – (Hong Kong) In an incident at Wah Hing Industrial Building, 2-6 Ma Kok Street, Tsuen Wan, an individual attempted suicide by burning charcoal in their unit, leading to the emergence of dense smoke, prompting nearby businesses to report the incident. Upon receiving the report, the fire department hurried to the scene, forcibly entered the location, rescued the unconscious individual, and subsequently transported them to the hospital for urgent medical attention. Law enforcement personnel are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the individual’s suicide attempt.

If you have suicidal tendencies or depression, please call the 24-hour multi-lingual hotline at The Samaritans Hong Kong : 28960000.