One S. Korean dead, another missing in Indonesia accident

SEOUL, A South Korean citizen was found dead at an Indonesian tourist spot this week in an apparent marine accident and another is missing, Seoul's foreign ministry said Thursday.

They two left their hotel on Gili Trawangan in Lombok after renting snorkeling equipment on Wednesday afternoon.

The body of one of them was found in coastal waters near the hotel hours later and the other is still unaccounted for, the ministry said.

Local police are searching for the missing person and investigating the exact cause of the death.

The South Korean Embassy in Indonesia immediately dispatched a consular official there, it added.

Source: Yonhap News Agency

One S. Korean dead, another missing in Indonesia accident

SEOUL, A South Korean citizen was found dead at an Indonesian tourist spot this week in an apparent marine accident and another is missing, Seoul's foreign ministry said Thursday.

They two left their hotel on Gili Trawangan in Lombok after renting snorkeling equipment on Wednesday afternoon.

The body of one of them was found in coastal waters near the hotel hours later and the other is still unaccounted for, the ministry said.

Local police are searching for the missing person and investigating the exact cause of the death.

The South Korean Embassy in Indonesia immediately dispatched a consular official there, it added.

Source: Yonhap News Agency