South Korea military says artillery fired heard in North

SEOUL Fri Nov 26, 2010 1:40am EST

SEOUL Nov 26 (Reuters) - South Korea's military said sounds of distant artillery fire were heard on Friday from within North Korea, but no shells landed in South Korean territory.

A Reuters witness on Yeonpyeong island heard what he said sounded like artillery fire. (Reporting by Kim Do-gyun; Writing by Jack Kim; Editing by Nick Macfie)