South Korea: 29 killed in fire at a sports center
10:05 - 22/12/2017
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Twenty-nine people were killed in a fire on Thursday at an eight-storey gymnasium in the city of Jichun, officials said Friday.
"The fire broke out in a parked car on the first floor and then spread throughout the center," an official told Reuters. "There are 13 bodies that can not be identified," the fire department said.
"Most of the victims were found in the steam bath area," the official said.
The city of Gechion is located southeast of Seoul, a popular tourist destination with its mountains and lakes