UPDATE: South Korean Official Commits Suicide Following Concert Tragedy

South Korea is still reeling from an accident at a concert by girl group 4Minute in which sixteen people were killed when a ventilation grate collapsed during an outdoor show.

Now there’s been a seventeenth death. The official in charge of safety precautions was found dead in his apartment after being questioned by police over the incident. He jumped from his tenth-floor apartment, leaving a note that read I am sorry for the dead victims. Please take good care of my children.”

The full story can be found at The Telegraph.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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