Man who visits homeless friend near Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter falls into sea


25th November 2021 – (Hong Kong) At 2.45am today (25th), the police received a report stating that someone had fallen into the sea off the Tung Lo Wan Fire Station near the Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter. Before rescuers rushed to the scene, the man surnamed Cheng (58) who fell into the sea had swam back ashore on his own. As the temperature dropped to about 17 degrees Celsius at night, the paramedics put on thermal insulation foil for Cheng before sending him to the hospital for inspection. . It is reported that Cheng went to a bridge pier in the Eastern Corridor of Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter to visit his homeless friend before falling into the sea accidentally.