The President of South Korea convened an emergency meeting because of the fire in the hospital

© AP Photo / Jung Yeon-Jae In Amun. Archival photoThe President of South Korea convened an emergency meeting because of the fire in the hospital© AP Photo / Jung Yeon-Je

The President of South Korea, moon Jae In calling an emergency meeting in connection with a fire in a hospital in Millan, where it has already killed 33 people, reports on Friday the Agency Yonhap.

According to the Agency, the number of victims of the fire could still grow.

The fire occurred on Friday in the hospital named after king Sejong in the town of Millan, when there were about 100 people. About 40 victims needed the help of doctors.

As reported by Yonhap, a fire allegedly occurred in the emergency Department on the first floor of the main hospital building. The fire managed to be extinguished only after 1 hour and 40 minutes.

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