Woman found unconscious after apparent suicide attempt at Kornhill residence

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Kornhill Block D

24th May 2024 – (Hong Kong) At around 10.24am today, emergency services responded to a report from a resident at Block D17, 17 Hong Shing Street, Kornhill in Taikoo. The resident informed authorities that a female family member had attempted suicide within their residence. Rescuers swiftly arrived at the scene and managed to free the woman from her distressing situation. Unfortunately, she was already in an unconscious state, necessitating urgent transportation via ambulance to Eastern District Hospital for immediate medical attention. The exact reasons behind the woman’s desperate act are yet to be determined and are currently under investigation.

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