Approach Beach, in Ting Kau, where an elderly man drowned on Saturday morning. Photo: Handout Approach Beach, in Ting Kau, where an elderly man drowned on Saturday morning. Photo: Handout
Approach Beach, in Ting Kau, where an elderly man drowned on Saturday morning. Photo: Handout

Elderly man drowns at Hong Kong beach where lifeguard services had been suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic

  • Lifeguard services are only provided at 16 of a total of 41 beaches between the hours of 9am and 6pm during the Covid-19 pandemic
  • The victim appeared to have been exhausted by strong currents, and disappeared after being washed into the shark prevention nets at Approach Beach

Topic |   Accidents and personal safety in Hong Kong
Approach Beach, in Ting Kau, where an elderly man drowned on Saturday morning. Photo: Handout Approach Beach, in Ting Kau, where an elderly man drowned on Saturday morning. Photo: Handout
Approach Beach, in Ting Kau, where an elderly man drowned on Saturday morning. Photo: Handout
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