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(Olympics) Gangneung Media Village worker in 50s found dead

All Headlines 11:40 February 17, 2018

GANGNEUNG, South Korea, Feb. 17 (Yonhap) -- An employee at Gangneung Media Village, a residential apartment complex used by media personnel covering the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, was found dead Saturday, according to police.

The 55-year-old, only identified by his surname Kim, was found dead at 6:45 a.m. at his temporary apartment in the village, located in the sub-host city of Gangneung, according to police.

Kim reportedly complained of having chest pains after dining with co-workers Friday evening. He was discovered by a co-worker using the same apartment.

Kim provided translation support for the Japanese press. The police are looking into the exact cause of death.

(Olympics) Gangneung Media Village worker in 50s found dead0

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