At least one person dead and more than 4,000 forced to flee after fire broke out on Thursday night.

The fires broke out in eastern Gangwon Province on Thursday evening from a transformer spark near a resort. The fire then spread to the cities of Sokcho and Gangneung, burning about 525 hectares and around 198 homes, warehouses and other buildings by early Friday, the government said.



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