A fire engulfed a 33-story residential high-rise in Ulsan, South Korea, forcing the evacuation of hundreds of people. About 40 residents were evacuated from the rooftop, Yonhap reported. No deaths were immediately reported. https://t.co/ojcYCIvtcu pic.twitter.com/RRgccJHxCx. The resident said they could see “flames on the outdoor unit of the air conditioner” … In April, fire raged through an enormous warehouse in Icheon, southeast of Seoul, becoming an inferno that killed 38 workers. Rund 90 Menschen sind bei einem Hochhausbrand in Südkorea verletzt worden, drei von ihnen schwer. Home; Operations & Training; Video: Massive Fire Engulfs South Korea High-Rise. SOUTH KOREA FIRE: MASSIVE BLAZE ENGULFS ENTIRE APARTMENT BLOCK A towering building has been engulfed by flames in the South Korean city of Ulsan. 77 people were rescued from the building, and another 82 were evacuated to a nearby hotel, according to the country's Ministry of the Interior and Safety. 91 people were sent to hospital for minor injuries such as smoke inhalation and abrasions, according to the Ulsan Fire Department. The fire broke out at the 33-story building around 11 p.m., and continued burning through Friday morning, authorities told CNN. A massive fire engulfed a 33-floor residential building forcing hundreds of evacuations in Ulsan, South Korea. By Jessie Yeung, Jake Kwon and Gawon Bae, CNN, Updated 0459 GMT (1259 HKT) October 9, 2020. 88 people were hospitalized for smoke inhalation and other minor injuries, according to Ulsan authorities. Brand in Südkorea: Löschung gestaltet sich schwierig - Starker Wind befeuert Flammen. An apartment building is engulfed in a fire in Ulsan, South Korea, on October 9. The fire, which broke out at a construction site, killed 38 people and injured at least 10. Update vom 9. (@zhany.yo on Instragram via Storyful) (@zhany.yo on Instragram via Storyful) SHARE A fire that ripped through a 33-storey tower block in the southern South Korean city of Ulsan has been brought under control, local media said. The Ministry said it appears to have spread from one of the lower floors up to the top floor, burning the building's outer wall. In der eigentlichen Stadt leben 962.931 Menschen, in der ganzen Stadtprovinz, zu der auch ein Landkreis gehört, sind es 1.105.823. Ulsan ist eine Stadt im Südosten von Südkorea. Ulsan ist mit der Universität Ulsan eine Universitätsstadt und politisch unabhängig von der Provinz Gyeongsangnam-do, in der es liegt. Ulsan (Korean pronunciation: ), officially the Ulsan Metropolitan City, is South Korea's seventh-largest metropolitan city and the eighth-largest city overall, with a population of over 1.1 million inhabitants. SEOUL/ULSAN, South Korea, Oct. 9 (Yonhap) -- Firefighters struggled to completely put out a fire at a high-rise apartment building in the southeastern city of Ulsan for more than nine hours Friday after at least 88 people were sent to hospitals for smoke inhalation. (CNN)Dozens were hospitalized in the South Korean city of Ulsan, after a fire engulfed multiple floors of an apartment building late Thursday night. Yonhap reported that the exterior walls of the building contained insulation that burns quickly, although that could not be independently corroborated. A fire broke out at a high-rise apartment building in southeastern South Korea late Thursday, quickly engulfing multiple floors and forcing the evacuation of hundreds of people, according to news agency reports and social media posts. Video, 00:00:35 Crew members flee South Korea oil tanker fire A blast occurred on board the Cayman Islands-flagged oil tanker ‘Stolt Groenland’ at around 10:50am local time on Saturday when it was docked at the South Korean southeastern port city of Ulsan. The first emergency call was made by a resident on the 12th floor, but it's not clear where the blaze started and what caused it, said the fire department. Ulsan Horang-i of South Korea have defeated Iran’s Persepolis 2-1 in Qatar to become football club champions of Asia. In 2018, a fire at a hospital that also served as a nursing home killed 37. (CNN) — Dozens were hospitalized in the South Korean city of Ulsan, after a fire engulfed multiple floors of an apartment building late Thursday night. A massive fire engulfed a 33-story residential high-rise in South Korea on Thursday — forcing firefighters to evacuate hundreds of people. Two goals from Brazilian striker Junior Negrao gave the Tigers a … South Korea has faced several major fires in the past few years, the most recent being a fire in the city of Icheon this April. Die Stadt liegt am Japanischen Meer, etwa 70 Kilometer nordöstlich von Busan. The Ulsan Fire Department is still working to get the shocking blaze under control, reports busan.com. South Korean Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun thanked Ulsan's emergency responders and firefighters, and expressed his condolences to those affected. The fire broke out at an apartment building in Ulsan, South Korea, on October 9. A fire broke out at a 33-floor building in in Ulsan, South Korea on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2020. Explosion in Ulsan At 10:00 local time Saturday 28 September, an explosion occurred onboard the chemical tanker Stolt Groenland in Ulsan, Korea. A fire engulfed a 33-story residential high-rise in Ulsan, South Korea, forcing the evacuation of hundreds of people. The initial report that the 33-floor apartment building in Nam District, Ulsan, was on fire came from a resident on the 12th floor, on Thursday at 11:14 p.m., according to the Ulsan Fire Department. According to the local news site, the blaze tore through the 102-metre building after being fuelled by strong winds. Photos of the scene show black smoke billowing above the building, and blackened debris scattered along the street. Doha (AFP) – Ulsan Hyundai Motors won the Asian Champions League for the second time in their history on Saturday after a Junior Negrao double gave them a 2-1 victory over Iran’s Persepolis. A 33-story apartment building in South Korea`s southern city of Ulsan is engulfed in fire Thursday. Odfjell’s Bow Dalian was moored alongside Stolt Groenland at the time of the incident. More than 1,000 personnel were deployed, said the fire department, including 930 firefighters and 75 other emergency responders. HIGH-RISH INFERNO: New eyewitness video shows a massive fire that broke out on the 12th floor of a 33-story apartment building in Ulsan, South Korea, with hundreds evacuated – including some from the rooftop – and at least a dozen hospitalized. The fire then quickly spread onto another tanker, the Singaporean-flagged ‘Bow … Die Folgen des Feuers hätten noch gravierender sein können. A large fire has spread throughout a 33-storey apartment block in the South Korean city of Ulsan. 200 firefighters are now taking shifts to search the building floor-by-floor. An apartment tower in Ulsan, an industrial city northwest of Busan and nearby capitol Seoul, saw a massive fire spread throughout the building. Hundreds … In Thursday’s fire, heavy winds in Ulsan fanned the flames, helping it spread from its origin on the middle floors. A 33-story apartment building in the South Korean city of Ulsan went up in flames early Friday after strong winds caused a fire to rise through multiple floors. Firefighters are at work to put out a fire at a high-rise apartment building in Ulsan on Friday after dozens of people were sent to hospitals for smoke inhalation. Horrified … There have been no deaths reported so far. In Thursday’s fire, heavy winds in Ulsan fanned the flames, helping it spread from its origin on the middle floors. Multiple Facebook posts shared hundreds of times on October 12, 2020 claim to show photos of a tower block in the South Korean city of Ulsan that caught fire shortly after a performance in the city by a Myanmar boy band, Project K. The claim is false; the photos show a tower that caught fire on October 8, two days before Project K's performance in Ulsan on October 10. The vessels were evacuated and … As of Friday morning, flames are still burning on the top three floors on the west side of the building, fueled by winds blowing from east to west, said the fire department. Strong winds fanned the flames and made it difficult to completely extinguish the fire, with embers flaring up for hours afterward, according to Yonhap, the country's government-funded news agency. Tragedies to the families, these disasters have also become an embarrassment for President Moon Jae-in, who promised to end the catastrophic fires. https://www.cnn.com/2020/10/09/asia/ulsan-korea-building-fire-intl-hnk At least 80 people were being treated for smoke inhalation from the blaze, at a 33-story building in the city of Ulsan, according to the Yonhap news agency. Huge fire at Samhwan Art Nouveau commercial and residential building Firefighters managed to clear residents before the huge fire took hold. Die Hyundai Heavy Industries Co, Ltd. ist ein südkoreanisches Unternehmen mit Stammsitz in Ulsan, Südkorea. The Ulsan Fire Department is still working to get the shocking blaze under control, reports busan.com. The fire began on the 12th floor before spreading across the building that houses 136 apartments. Videos posted on social media shows a huge fire at an entire 33-storey apartment building in Ulsan, South Korea, as firefighters race to evacuate hundreds of people inside the residential complex. Authorities said the fire department's quick response was likely why there weren't major casualties; firefighters arrived at the building five minutes after receiving the first call. Crew members flee South Korea oil tanker fire. Dozens were said to have suffered smoke inhalation in Thursday’s blaze. Major fires linked to lax safety standards have plagued South Korea for decades. Fire Engulfs South Korea High-Rise, Forcing Hundreds to Evacuate. 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