In South Korea lit fitness center, at least 18 people were killed

18 people were killed and 24 sustained injuries and burns in a fire in the fitness center, the South Korean city of Chungju, according to the Agency Yonhap.

According to rescuers, the cause of the fire was the ignition of a car parked in the underground Parking lot of the eight-storey building of the sports complex.

16 victims discovered in the sauna on the second floor.

20 people were rescued from the roof where they had sought shelter from the fire.

About 50 fire engines and trucks and two helicopters are taking part in the elimination of vetranie.

Thick smoke and toxic gases hampered the rescue operation, said the representative of the local authorities. He did not rule out that the death toll may increase.




In South Korea lit fitness center, at least 18 people were killed 21.12.2017

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