On the 19th, the third day after the collapse of the Gyeongju City Resort in Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea, the search and rescue work ended at 3 pm on the 18th, lasting 18 hours. The Korean media referred to the tragedy as “the tragedy of an unprincipled society”.
South Korea’s 19th Korea Daily published the first photo of a collapsed resort stadium, a black-and-white photo of a female student crushed by the ruins, and an eye-catching “ The tragedy of an unprincipled society is a report of the title.
The report said that the accident was not an accident. In the past few days from the 9th to the 14th, South Korea’s Gangwon-do and the Gyeongsangbuk-do coastal areas were holding blizzards. In the Ulsan area alone, 12 reports of roof collapse and 41 roof collapses were received. Case. On the 10th and 11th, the roof of the factory in Ulsan collapsed, causing 2 deaths and 2 injuries. The structure of most of the collapsed buildings is the same as the resort structure in the accident. And after 9 days, the snowfall in the Gyeongju area is 50-60 cm more than in the Ulsan area. According to the report, the behavior of leading students into the stadium was ignored in the absence of dozens of factory collapses in the surrounding areas, which led to the occurrence of this large-scale disaster.
The report also revealed that after receiving the accident notice, the Gyeongju fire department immediately sent a rescue team, but because the road to the resort was covered by heavy snow, the rescuers and vehicles could not travel normally, 30 minutes. After arriving at the scene of the accident. In this regard, students from Busan University of Foreign Countries have said that they had repeatedly asked the resort staff for snow removal before the accident, but the staff ignored it.
In addition, the construction experts who rushed to the scene of the accident said that the middle part should have been the most likely to collapse in terms of the structure of such a building, but in the accident, the front stage part collapsed first, so this Some of the materials are suspected of lack of rigidity.
According to the Yonhap News Agency, the South Korea’s Accident Investigation Headquarters is currently investigating the relevant personnel of the University of Busan’s college students, resorts and activity agencies who were present at the time of the accident to confirm the situation at the time of the accident. In addition, through Gyeongju City and the municipal engineering department, the author analyzes the license materials, design drawings, manuals and other written materials of the stadium facilities to confirm whether the building is a false project.
Responsible Editor: Liu Yang