Man sits precariously at edge of corridor at Koon Yat House, Choi Wan (I) Estate, Wong Tai Sin

120
Koon Yat House, Choi Wan (I) Estate, Wong Tai Sin

29th September 2022 – (Hong Kong) At around 9.46pm yesterday, the police received a report from the public that a man was sitting precariously at the edge of the corridor at Koon Yat House, Choi Wan (I) Estate, Wong Tai Sin, and suspected that he was trying to jump off the building.

Rescue personnel arrived after receiving the report and found the victim sitting dangerously outside the corridor railings on the 10th floor of the building. After about an hour of lobbying, rescue workers assisted the victim to return to a safe location, and was then sent to the hospital by ambulance for examination. According to the source, the victim attempted suicide due to financial problems.

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

Comments