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Three Families in Financial Woes following Deaths in Underground Tunnel

Construction workers Cen Can-rong (23), Fock Kam-chau (49), and Wu Jian-ming (47) drowned on 10 July, when deluged by water from a burst sewer after digging into an underground tunnel at a Hunghom construction site.

Mr Cen left behind his wife and a 6-month old baby, Mr Fock was survived by his wife and a 2-year old son and Mr Wu also left behind his wife and a 26-year old daughter. Each of the three men were the main income earners in their families, and The Community Chest Rainbow Fund provided each of their families immediate financial assistance totaling HK$110,000.

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