Roof Collapses in SoKor During Concert; At Least 10 Killed

Roof Collapses in SoKor During Concert; At Least 10 Killed

The roof of an auditorium in South Korean city of Gyeonju collapsed under heavy snow fall, killing at least 10 people, mostly students, and trapping dozens others, Yonhap News agency reports.

There were as many as 450 students believed to be enjoying a concert inside a resort building when the tragic incident happened at around 9:15 p.m. local time (1215G GMT).

“So far, we have four confirmed dead and 73 injured, 15 of them seriously,” said a spokesman for the local fire service.

A continuing search for several others who were feared trapped inside the collapsed building is being undertaken by local rescue workers. (Click here to read more)

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