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Two killed in South Korea fire

At least two people were killed and 14 wounded when a fire broke out in a chemical plant in South Korea's Gimcheon city on Saturday, Yonhap News Agency reported.
None | By Xinhua, Seoul
UPDATED ON MAR 01, 2008 03:11 PM IST

At least two people were killed and 14 wounded when a fire broke out in a chemical plant in South Korea's Gimcheon city on Saturday, Yonhap News Agency reported.

The incident took place at the Kolon Industries' chemical plant in Gimcheon, some 230 km southeast of Seoul. Officials said an explosion in one of the factory buildings triggered the fire.

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