Felony suicide? Young father in South Korea killed when jumper lands on him

Felony suicide? Young father in South Korea killed when jumper lands on him
File: apartment building in South Korea. (Image: mihyang ahn, Shutterstock)

[Ed. – What an awful outcome.]

A South Korean civil servant has been killed after he was hit by a student who had jumped to his death.

Yang Dae-jin, 39, was killed when the 25-year-old student jumped from the 20th floor of an apartment building on Tuesday,the Korea Times reports.

Mr Dae-jin sustained severe injuries to his head and later died in hospital. The student was killed instantly.

The civil servant was on his way home with his pregnant wife and five-year-old son in Gwangju, South Korea.

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