June 22, 2024

The South Korean fireplace division has discovered this Saturday in a reservoir south of Seoul the lifeless physique of a person in a wheelchair who had disappeared earlier within the week when storm ‘Khanun’ landed within the nation, the information company reported. South Korean information Yonhap.

The 67-year-old man disappeared on Thursday after allegedly falling right into a flooded stream in Daegu, 237 kilometers south of the capital. His physique was discovered by the Hearth Division at round 10:20 a.m. (native time) this Saturday, in response to members of the physique who intervened within the rescue efforts, during which cops and officers have additionally participated, in addition to two canines. skilled.

Earlier than the physique was discovered, search groups discovered the electrical wheelchair during which the physique was touring stranded close to the flooded creek the place the person disappeared.

Together with the lacking man, two individuals have already died on this southeastern metropolis. Nonetheless, their deaths have been labeled as security accidents and never typhoon-related casualties.

Hurricane ‘Khanun’, which reached South Korea round 4:00 p.m. (native time) final Thursday, dissipated after reaching the neighborhood of Pyongyang (the capital of North Korea) round 6:00 a.m. (native time) on Friday, in response to the South Korean meteorological company.