Fire in South Korean fitness center kills 16: media

Reuters News
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Posted: Dec 21, 2017 5:40 AM

SEOUL (Reuters) - A fire broke out in an eight-storey fitness center in the South Korean city of Jecheon on Thursday, killing 16 people and injuring 10, the Yonhap news agency reported.

The fire started in a vehicle parked in a basement parking lot of the building, Yonhap reported, citing firefighters.

(Reporting by Dahee Kim; Editing by Robert Birsel)