| GEO World|
| S.Korea space rocket crashes: report|
| Updated at: 1445 PST, Thursday, June 10, 2010|
SEOUL: A South Korean rocket which was launched Thursday to put a satellite into orbit veered off course at an altitude of 70 kilometers (44 miles) and crashed, local television reported.
A science ministry spokesman could not confirm the report but said there would be an official announcement soon.