(From left) Yau Tong Fire Station fireman Suen Yat-hing, station officer Poon Sung-fong and senior fireman Choi Ho. Photo: K. Y. Cheng (From left) Yau Tong Fire Station fireman Suen Yat-hing, station officer Poon Sung-fong and senior fireman Choi Ho. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
(From left) Yau Tong Fire Station fireman Suen Yat-hing, station officer Poon Sung-fong and senior fireman Choi Ho. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Typhoon Hato

The heroes of Hato: how Hong Kong firemen braved floods to rescue villagers

Rescue team describes perilous operation amid No 10 storm to bring residents in battered coastal area to safety

Topic |   Typhoon Hato
(From left) Yau Tong Fire Station fireman Suen Yat-hing, station officer Poon Sung-fong and senior fireman Choi Ho. Photo: K. Y. Cheng (From left) Yau Tong Fire Station fireman Suen Yat-hing, station officer Poon Sung-fong and senior fireman Choi Ho. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
(From left) Yau Tong Fire Station fireman Suen Yat-hing, station officer Poon Sung-fong and senior fireman Choi Ho. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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