17 Aug '11, 6am
S.Korean man accidentally kills soldier friend on vacation with umbrella
THE KOREA HERALD/ASIA NEWS NETWORK - A man accidentally killed his soldier friend on vacation with an umbrella after having an argument with a passerby, Busan Geumjeong Police Station announced. The man, only known by the surname Kim, was with his naval serviceman friend near a convenience store at Busan on Sunday. The two got involved with an argument with a passerby named Park for an unknown reason. When the quarrel became tense, Kim threw his umbrella at the pedestrian. However, the umbrella hit his friend in the eye instead. Although the victim was taken to a hospital for treatment, he was declared dead on Tuesday.