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Firefighter dies in warehouse blaze

It appears the Korean firefighter became lost in the warehouse maze and ran out of air


By Kim Rahn
The Korea Times

INCHEON, S. Korea — A firefighter was killed while trying to extinguish a fire at a warehouse in Incheon, Saturday.

A memorial altar for firefighter Kim Young-soo, who was killed while on duty, Friday, is set up at Inha University Hospital in Incheon, Sunday. Yonhap Lieutenant Kim Young-soo was one of more than 100 firemen mobilized at 7:16 p.m. Friday. The fire was put out in 15 minutes.

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