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[VIDEO NEWS] A cabbie is dead in a Gwanghwamun fire

Jan 10,2019
1) A sedan taxi cab caught fire on Jan. 9 at 6:03 p.m. near Gwanghwamun Station, central Seoul.

2) According to the Korea Fire Service, the taxi, registered to a man surnamed Lim, was set fire to by Lim in yet another suicide protest of the upcoming ride-sharing service to be launched by Kakao later this year.

3) Although the fire was put out by police in six minutes, Lim later died from his injuries after being taken to a hospital.

Video sourced from JoongAng Ilbo
Video produced by Lee Kyung-eun
Translated by Chung Yu-soo
Edited by Liam Reilly