Smoke pours from a Hung Hom housing block where a man leapt from an eighth-floor laundry rack onto an adjacent roof to escape a fire on Wednesday. Photo: Now TV Smoke pours from a Hung Hom housing block where a man leapt from an eighth-floor laundry rack onto an adjacent roof to escape a fire on Wednesday. Photo: Now TV
Smoke pours from a Hung Hom housing block where a man leapt from an eighth-floor laundry rack onto an adjacent roof to escape a fire on Wednesday. Photo: Now TV
Crime

Man makes death-defying leap from eighth-floor Hong Kong flat to an adjacent rooftop after fire breaks out in his building

  • Police say the man climbed out onto the laundry rack of his flat and made the three-metre jump after thick smoke began pouring into the unit
  • Authorities are currently investigating the fire, which began in multiple places in the building’s stairwells, as a suspected arson

Topic |   Crime
Smoke pours from a Hung Hom housing block where a man leapt from an eighth-floor laundry rack onto an adjacent roof to escape a fire on Wednesday. Photo: Now TV Smoke pours from a Hung Hom housing block where a man leapt from an eighth-floor laundry rack onto an adjacent roof to escape a fire on Wednesday. Photo: Now TV
Smoke pours from a Hung Hom housing block where a man leapt from an eighth-floor laundry rack onto an adjacent roof to escape a fire on Wednesday. Photo: Now TV
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