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  1. Slow response to fatal fall

    Posted Sep 21st 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo An ambulance took almost half an hour to arrive at the scene after a man fell from the roof of a three-storey house in Tin Shui Wai early yesterday. The man died. Chan ... Services Department spokesman admitted that its ambulance arrived 29 minutes after the call was received- well outside the official 12-minute performance pledge. The spokesman said ...

  2. Man survives collapse into path of train

    Posted Apr 06th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... and had to be pulled to safety by firefighters. He was bandaged at the scene before being put into an ambulance. Police said he sustained head injuries in the incident and was taken to Caritas ...

  3. Mother hangs herself from tree

    Posted May 13th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A 50-year-old woman committed suicide by hanging herself from a tree in Aberdeen Country Park- the same site where her daughter hanged herself from a metal stand last week. Poon Siu-yin was found hanging from the tree in Aberdeen Reservoir Road by a male hiker at about 7am. He called police and Poon was declared dead at the scene by ambulance crew. Her 26-year-old ...

  4. Tourist, 57, dies after collapsing

    Posted Oct 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo An Australian tourist died after collapsing in the street outside Laguna Verde in Hung Hom early yesterday. The 57-year-old man was walking with two male friends along Laguna Verde Avenue outside Block 15 of the private housing estate when he collapsed at about 6.55am. A security guard called police. The man was unconscious when he was carried into an ambulance ...

  5. Two workers crushed by beam

    Posted Jul 04th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... and firefighters struggled for 15 minutes to free them. A police spokeswoman said one of the victims had lost consciousness while being carried to an ambulance. Both were in a serious condition last night ...

  6. 39 pupils treated after canteen fire

    Posted Sep 17th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... and an ambulance were sent to the scene and the fire was put out in minutes. Seven more ambulances and a mobile casualty treatment centre were called in when pupils complained of feeling unwell, Mr So ... in stretchers or wheelchairs to ambulances. The 39 pupils- 10 boys and 29 girls, aged between five and 11- were taken to Yan Chai Hospital and Princess Margaret Hospital. ...

  7. Crisis crew delayed

    Posted Nov 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A security guard and a member of a Quarry Bay building owners' corporation refused entry to an ambulance crew called to take to hospital an 89-year-old woman injured ... was taken to Eastern Hospital, where she was in stable condition last night. The Fire Services Department spokesman warned that people found to have obstructed the work of ambulance crew risked ...

  8. Woman swallows 15cm toothbrush

    Posted Mar 14th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... an ambulance after she slipped on the floor and swallowed the toothbrush at her Tseung Kwan O Plaza unit in Tong Tak Street about 10.20am. She was taken to Tseung Kwan O Hospital. Paramedics obtained ... the toothbrush. Police said they had no details of the case as the victim only requested an ambulance. Last November a 16-year-old Romanian girl had to have surgery in a hospital in Falticeni in eastern ...

  9. Prayer to goddess gets fiery response

    Posted Mar 04th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... of waters before calling the police. The flames spread to the 16th-floor flat and the two units were well alight when firefighters arrived. A fleet of 19 fire engines and two ambulances were sent. ...

  10. Smoker, 88, dies in flat fire

    Posted Dec 08th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Fung Pui-ying, 76, were asleep in two bedrooms when the blaze started in his bedroom. Neighbours saw smoke billowing from the flat and called police. Six fire engines and an ambulance were ...




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