Today (25th) around 5:10 pm, a fire broke out on the 9th floor of a 15-story residential-commercial complex in Masanhoewon-gu, Changwon-si, Gyeongsangnam-do.

The fire was extinguished in 50 minutes, and 7 residents of the apartment were taken to the hospital due to smoke inhalation, and 23 people remaining in the building were rescued by the fire brigade.

The fire department is investigating the exact cause based on the report of the person who reported the fire while charging the kickboard in the living room.

(Photo = provided by Changwon Fire Department, Yonhap News)