Woman rescued after jumping into sea off coast of Island Resort in Siu Sai Wan Road

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Island Resort

19th March 2023 – (Hong Kong) A woman fell into the sea off the coast of Island Resort in Siu Sai Wan Road at around 4pm today. A passing man bravely jumped into the water to rescue her, while other citizens immediately called for help. Before the rescue team arrived at the scene, the victim had already been brought back to the shore. She remained conscious and was sent to Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital for a check-up by ambulance.

Eyewitnesses reported that the woman fell into the water from a boat, and the man who rescued her was a passerby who happened to be in the area. The man quickly jumped into the sea to help the woman, while others on the shore called for help and waited anxiously for the arrival of the rescue team.

Fortunately, the woman was rescued in time and did not suffer any serious injuries. She was conscious when she was brought back to the shore, and was immediately sent to Eastern Hospital for a check-up. It is not yet clear what caused the woman to fall into the water, and the police are investigating the incident.

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