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00:00:02
>> The charge shell of a South Korean fitness center where a deadly blaze claimed the lives of over two dozen people in the city of Jecheon late Thursday.>>
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> We will do our best to take legal steps so that no one can feel injustice about the victims.>> Fire officials say a dozen of the bodies were burnt beyond recognition.
00:00:18
>> Most of the victims were gathered in a sauna when the flames broke out and the main cause of death suffocation rather than burns. According to officials, it was a vehicle in the basement parking lot that first caught fire which then quickly spread through the rest of eight story building.
00:00:34
Video from witnesses show a thick of smoke rising from the area at the time. Officials are looking into the cause of the fire.>>
00:00:50
And that death toll will likely rise as search and rescue efforts continue.