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“It seems that building signs and information boards may have weakened due to strong winds” Caution

[광주=뉴시스] A traffic sign weakened by the typhoon fell over a vehicle waiting for a signal, and one person was injured. (Photo = provided by the Gwangju Fire Safety Headquarters). [email protected] *Resale and DB prohibited

[광주=뉴시스] Reporter Ryu Hyeong-geun = After the 11th typhoon HINNAMNOR passed the Gwangju area, a weakened road traffic information sign fell onto the vehicle, injuring one person.

According to the Gwangju Fire Safety Headquarters on the 7th, a traffic information sign fell over Mr. A’s Starex vehicle at the intersection in front of a park in Yangsan-dong, Buk-gu, Gwangju around 1:18 pm on the 6th.

Person A suffered injuries to her arm and head in the accident, but it is known that there is no life-threatening injury. It was also reported that the roof of the vehicle was badly damaged.

Driver A is known to have stated to the fire department, “I suddenly heard a thump while waiting for a traffic signal.”

The fire department said, “It appears that the link on the traffic information sign was weakened by the typhoon and fell.”

He also said, “There is a possibility that the safety devices, etc., have been weakened due to the strong wind shaking the signboards and information boards installed on the building.” requested

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