In Pyeongchang, a Korean journalist was found dead in a media village where accredited media workers for the 2018 Olympic Games live. This is reported by the Yonhap agency with reference to the local police.
It is noted that the deceased is a 55-year-old Korean citizen who helped colleagues from Japan. His roommate in the media village tried to wake him, but in the end it turned out that he was dead.
It is reported that the police have already begun an investigation into the causes of death. Friends of the deceased say that he shortly before his death complained of pain in the heart.
We recall, the Winter Olympic Games 2018 are held from 9 to 25 February in the South Korean city of Pyeongchangю It is the main and most important sports competition of the four years. They are known not only for their emotional intensity, but also for their traditions. This year, the Olympics have a record number of participants - almost 3,000 athletes from 92 countries. They will compete in 15 sports. For 16 days of competition, athletes will compete for 102 sets of awards.