Fans forced to evacuate Olympic Park amid powerful winds
An announcement in Korean and English advises fans to go inside for safety Wednesday afternoon. Workers are disassembling tents around the park.
Volunteers are also using bullhorns to tell fans to go inside. Many were queued up to go inside the Samsung building near the hockey arena.
Winds are blowing steadily around 23 mph with stiffer gusts rattling and shaking the giant tent anchored with metal beams in Gangneung.
A media work tent was closed because of the gusting winds ahead of a women’s hockey game between Japan and Korea.