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The food hall of Shinsegae Department Store Gangnam branch on the afternoon of the 12th.

A lot of water rushes down through the cracks in the ceiling.

The guests are frightened and evacuated, and the staff hastily move the goods.

The Seoul Waterworks Headquarters explained that the accident occurred when the valve connection part was damaged by water pressure in the process of opening and closing the valve to inspect the old water supply pipe.

Fortunately, there were no casualties, and the department store resumed business the next day after replacing and inspecting the water supply pipe immediately after the accident.

On SNS, there were mixed reactions that 'Sampoong Department Store was like that before it collapsed', but an official from the water supply business division said, "It is not a structural problem with the department store, it was an accident that occurred while checking the existing water supply pipe."

Netizens responded, "There was a flood at a department store in the middle of Seoul. I'm glad there were no casualties.", "I hope you don't forget the pain of Sampoong Department Store and check it two or three times."

(Screen source: online community)

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