Dou­ble tragedy

Townsville Bulletin - - NEWS -

AN OF­FI­CIAL dis­patched from Seoul to deal with the af­ter­math of a bus crash in China that killed 10 South Kore­ans has been found dead af­ter fall­ing from a ho­tel, the lo­cal gov­ern­ment says. The South Korean of­fi­cial, iden­ti­fied as Choi DooYeong, was con­firmed dead af­ter po­lice were no­ti­fied that a man had fallen from a four- storey ho­tel in the north­east­ern Chi­nese city of Jian. Mr Choi was pres­i­dent of the South Korean Lo­cal Gov­ern­ment Of­fi­cials’ De­vel­op­ment In­sti­tute and had gone to China af­ter a bus car­ry­ing more than two dozen South Kore­ans went off a bridge in Jian last Wed­nes­day.

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