DSME worker dies in ladder fall

Nepali man plunges five metres while painting a vessel in Geoje.

A DSME worker has died after falling from a ladder in Geoje.

The Nepali man, 30, was painting a ship at the yard on Wednesday, police told the Korea Times.

He plunged five metres from the vessel anchored in section C of the yard.

An investigation has been launched into the incident.