A rescuer searches through debris for workers who went missing in an apartment construction accident in Gwangju, South Korea, on Thursday. Photo: Yonhap via AP
A rescuer searches through debris for workers who went missing in an apartment construction accident in Gwangju, South Korea, on Thursday. Photo: Yonhap via AP
South Korea

Missing South Korean worker rescued from collapsed building site, search continues for 5 others

  • One of six workers who went missing after the partial collapse of a 39-storey apartment building under construction in Gwangju was located on Thursday
  • All ongoing construction work in the city by HDC, the firm involved in Tuesday’s accident, was halted and the president ordered a probe into the cause of the mishap

Topic |   South Korea
A rescuer searches through debris for workers who went missing in an apartment construction accident in Gwangju, South Korea, on Thursday. Photo: Yonhap via AP
A rescuer searches through debris for workers who went missing in an apartment construction accident in Gwangju, South Korea, on Thursday. Photo: Yonhap via AP
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