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The 10th victim of Hualien earthquake: Foreign Taiwanese returned to their hometown to visit but suffered a tragic accident

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The 10th victim of Hualien earthquake: Foreign Taiwanese returned to their hometown to visit but suffered a tragic accident

The 0403 Hualien earthquake in Taiwan has killed 10 victims. The 10th person was a 65-year-old man with the same surname. He was taken down the mountain from Xiaozuilu Trail at around 3 pm and sent to the Hualien Municipal Funeral Home for inspection at around 5 pm. His family members also arrived one by one. Lian Nan’s family is Taiwanese who immigrated abroad. This time he returned to his hometown for a visit and faced a tragedy.

It is understood that Lian Nan, his wife and daughter have lived abroad for many years. This time he returned home during the Qingming Festival. He took advantage of the holidays to visit Hualien and go hiking on the Xiaozuilu Ancient Trail in Taroko National Park. .However, they encounteredHualien earthquakeThe stones fell like rain, Lianyin’s wife and daughter escaped trouble and reported to the police for medical treatment, but they were buried.

The search and rescue team was confined and unable to proceed further due to continuous rock fall in the hilly area yesterday. It entered Taroko around 3:00 pm today. At 3:21 am, Lian Nan was seen from aerial footage walking across the rocky area up the hill to deliver the body. After going down the mountain, the ambulance was dispatched to Hualien Municipal Funeral Home at around 5 o’clock.

Lian Man’s wife and daughter also arrived at the funeral home later, limping, with bandages on their bodies, to meet their relatives, complete procedures such as physical examination and identification of the body, and at about 7:10 p.m. I boarded it and went away.

Cai Shenghao, chief prosecutor of the Hualien District Prosecutors Office, said that the autopsy results showed that Lian Nan was hit by a falling rock and suffered brain damage, body crushing, skull fracture, etc. It was initially determined that the death was accidental; All 10 victims have been examined.

Lian Nan’s family is Taiwanese who migrated abroad. It is rare for them to return to their hometown, but they are separated forever. His wife and daughter left after completing the marriage verification process. (Reporter Chen Jingfeng/Photography)

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