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is another sad news. Two elementary school students fell into the water in a river deep in Gwangju due to recent rain. One person died and the other was reported to be in critical condition.

By Park Chan-beom.


It is a river in Gwangsan-gu, Gwangju.

Today (12th) around 3:30 pm, a report was received that two elementary school students fell into the water.

Three 3rd grade elementary school students were playing with water guns at the riverside, and when two of them fell into the water, one other student called 911.

[Gwangju City Fire Safety Headquarters Person in charge: At first (reported) elementary school students (self) could not find their location, so if there is an adult nearby, please change the adult and tell me the location... .]

Both drowning people were rescued unconscious. One student died and the other was reported to be in critical condition.

The water level of this river has risen due to the recent rain, and the water depth has increased to 1.5m~2m.

Police are investigating the cause of the accident from eyewitnesses.

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fishing boat carrying two people went missing off the coast of Gunsan.

The fishing vessel collided with another fishing vessel off the coast of Gunsan Maldo at around 7:30 this morning, but after the accident, it was moving toward the port saying that it can operate on its own.


Two SUVs collided on a road in Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do around 1pm today.

In the accident, two drivers of the vehicle were taken to the hospital in cardiac arrest, and a teenager who was riding with them was also injured and receiving treatment.

(Video coverage: Kim Hyung-soo KBC, Video editing: Yoon Tae-ho)