Death toll from South Korea hospital fire jumps to 31: Yonhap

Reuters News
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Posted: Jan 25, 2018 8:16 PM

SEOUL (Reuters) - The number of deaths from a large fire in a South Korean hospital in Miryang southeast of Seoul jumped to 31, Yonhap news agency reported on Friday.

Local fire station officials said the situation was developing quickly and the number of deaths is expected to continue climbing.

(Reporting by Christine Kim; Editing by Michael Perry)