Water Pours Down Stairs in Seoul Subway Station During Historic Flooding

A subway station in Seoul, South Korea, had to be closed after becoming inundated with floodwater on August 8.

Twitter user @i_melody_you recorded footage of floodwater pouring down stairs at Dongjak Station. Local media reported that the station had to be closed due to the flooding.

At least 9 people have died in Seoul and surrounding regions during the flooding, as the area experiences its heaviest rainfall in 115 years, according to local media. Credit: @i_melody_you via Storyful

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