Principal fireman Yau Siu-ming is rushed to Prince of Wales Hospital after being airlifted to a Sha Tin fire station. Photo: Handout Principal fireman Yau Siu-ming is rushed to Prince of Wales Hospital after being airlifted to a Sha Tin fire station. Photo: Handout
Principal fireman Yau Siu-ming is rushed to Prince of Wales Hospital after being airlifted to a Sha Tin fire station. Photo: Handout

Heroic Hong Kong fireman dies in clifftop rescue drama

Yau Siu-ming slipped and fell while helping to save trapped hikers, then died 15 minutes after colleagues battled for 10 hours to get him to hospital

Topic |   Outdoor & Extreme: Hiking
Principal fireman Yau Siu-ming is rushed to Prince of Wales Hospital after being airlifted to a Sha Tin fire station. Photo: Handout Principal fireman Yau Siu-ming is rushed to Prince of Wales Hospital after being airlifted to a Sha Tin fire station. Photo: Handout
Principal fireman Yau Siu-ming is rushed to Prince of Wales Hospital after being airlifted to a Sha Tin fire station. Photo: Handout
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