Published: Tuesday 24 October, 2017

VIRAL Man Pushes Woman Onto Train Tracks Then Calmly Walks Away

A CCTV camera has captured a shocking scene at a Hong Kong train station. Video showed a woman pushed onto the train tracks after which the man calmly walks away. Fortunately for the victim, there was no oncoming train at the time.

HK woman pushed train tracks

The moment before the woman is pushed to the train tracks. (Ellis Kwong/Facebook video screen grab)

The video of the incident last Saturday at the Yuen Long station in Hong Kong has now gone viral. According to a report by the South China Morning Post (SCMP), the unnamed assailant has already been arrested by the police. He has been detained on charges of assault causing bodily harm. A motive is still being established.

The video shocked viewers worldwide after it went viral. It showed the victim standing on the platform waiting for her train. But, after waving to someone across the track, the man is seen walking towards her and pushing her onto the tracks.

According to the SCMP report, the assailant is Asian and hold s Hong Kong identity card. His exact identity has not been released.

The victim suffered a broken jaw and other in juries due to the fall and is being treated at a local hospital.

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