The ceiling collapsed on the morning of the 29th at the Hyundai Seoul store in Yeouido, Seoul, which opened in February of this year.

According to the Fire Department and Hyundai Department Store, a report was received this morning that a part of the ceiling had collapsed at the underwear store on the 3rd floor of The Hyundai Seoul, and firefighters were dispatched around 11:14 am.

Three employees suffered minor injuries in this accident.

An official from Hyundai Department Store explained, "The accident occurred when a plasterboard from the ceiling of the store fell off."

The fire department and department store are investigating the circumstances of the accident.

The Hyundai Seoul opened on February 26th this year.

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