A fishing boat moored at Hallim Port, Hallim-eup, Jeju City caught fire.

According to the Fire Department and the Coast Guard, it was reported that a fire broke out with an explosion sound from a fishing boat moored at Hallim Port around 10:17 am today (7th).

It is believed that three fishing boats are set on fire as the flames spread to the surrounding area.

The Coast Guard and Firefighters have rescued one person so far if the fire is being extinguished, and the exact number of casualties has yet to be confirmed.

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