City Briefs

PUBLISHED : Monday, 31 May, 2004, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 31 May, 2004, 12:00am

Seven led to safety from slope in country park

Three boys and four girls, aged 16 to 21, had to be led to safety by firemen while out hiking in Aberdeen Country Park on Hong Kong Island. The group were forced to ask fellow hikers to help them call the emergency services after becoming trapped along a steep slope. None of them were hurt.