13 Dead, 6 Missing in Heavy Rains in South Korea

Seoul, 13 people were killed and 6 others were missing late Friday due to heavy rains in South Korea.

According to the Korean Central Disaster Management Headquarters and Safety Measures, as many as 13 people were killed, including 8 in Seoul, 3 in Gyeonggi-do province and 2 in Gangwon-do province, and 6 others were missing, including one person in Seoul, 3 people in Gyeonggi-do province and two people in Gangwon-do province, in addition to the injury of 18 other people.

The heavy rains caused the displacement of 1,492 people, and 4,807 others were temporarily evacuated.

Source: Saudi Press Agency

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