Marines swept away by rapids found dead 14 hours later

A marine corpsman was found dead 14 hours after being 바카라사이트swept away by a torrent while searching for residents missing in heavy rain in Naeseongcheon, Yecheon, North Gyeongsang Province.

According to the Gyeongbuk Provincial Fire Headquarters and the Marine Corps, at around 11:08 pm yesterday (19th), Private A of the Marine Corps 1st Division Artillery Battalion was found at a point 400m downstream of Gopyeong Bridge in Naeseongcheon, Yecheon-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do.

During a night search, the special rescue team and drone team identified Private A, who was wearing red, and salvaged it.

At 0:45 am today (20th), Private A, who was moved to Yecheon Stadium, was transported to the Naval Pohang Hospital in a Marine Corps helicopter covered in a national flag.

Private A went missing yesterday (19th) at around 9:03 am while searching for missing persons in heavy rain at 100m from the southern end of Bomun Bridge in Miho-ri, Bomun-myeon, Yecheon-gun. Private A was searching for a missing person in Naeseongcheon Stream along with his fellow soldiers.

The accident site was a place where a large amount of muddy water flowed rapidly due to heavy rain until the previous day. Three marines who were searching for the missing fell into a river when the ground suddenly sank.

It is known that the Marine Corps did not even wear life jackets to the search crew at the time.

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