Severe Tropical Storm Chaba situation report (3)

     The No. 8 Southeast Gale or Storm Signal issued by the Hong Kong Observatory yesterday (July 1) remains in force.

     The Home Affairs Department has so far opened 25 temporary shelters in various districts and 81 people have sought refuge at the shelters.

     As at 6am today (July 2), the 1823 Government Call Centre has received 21 reports of fallen trees. No reports of landslide or flooding have been received so far.

     According to the Hospital Authority, as at 4.30am today, one person has been injured during the typhoon period and received medical treatment at the Accident and Emergency Department of a public hospital. 

Ends/Saturday, July 2, 2022
Issued at HKT 6:32