Saved from a Veil of Tears
Two Chinese Tourists Saved from Drowning at Devil Tears ‘Blow Hole” at Nusa Lembongan
Devil Tears “blow hole” on Nusa Lembongan nearly became the scene of a double tragedy on Friday, September 7, 2018, when two Chinese tourists, Li Wei Jun (30) and Zhi Hong (35), nearly drowned after falling from the cliff-side at the popular tourist site.
As reported by Tribun-Bali.com the two tourists were busy making a “selfie” when they fell 5-meters into the tumultuous waters at 6:45 am after being struck by a large wave.
Fortunately, bystanders came to the assistance of the two by throwing flotation devices and pulling them to safety. The victims were brought to the East Medical Care Office in the Village of Lembongan where they received medical treatment, including attention to cuts and scrapes suffered when they fell down the rock face, and then released to return to the mainland at 9:00 am.