Photos: Halloween stampede in Seoul kills no less than 146, injures 150 extra

A mass of largely younger folks celebrating Halloween festivities in Seoul grew to become trapped and crushed as the group surged right into a slender alley, killing no less than 146 folks and injuring 150 others in South Korea’s worst catastrophe in years.

Emergency staff and pedestrians desperately carried out CPR on folks mendacity within the streets after the crush within the capital’s leisure district of Itaewon on Saturday night time.

A person sits amid the our bodies of these caught within the crush in Seoul’s standard nightlife district of Itaewon on Oct. 30, 2022.

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Emergency workers transport a victim on a gurney

A sufferer of the Halloween celebration crush in Seoul is moved on a stretcher within the Itaewon district on Oct. 30, 2022.

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Emergency vehicles are parked around an intersection in which a person is transported on a gurney.

A sufferer of the Halloween celebration crush is taken away within the district of Itaewon in Seoul on Oct. 30, 2022.

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Uniformed crime scene investigators carry plastic bags and collect items from the ground in a debris-filled alley

Crime scene investigators examine the alley by which a Halloween stampede happened within the Itaewon district of Seoul on Oct. 30, 2022.

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Emergency workers move a person on a gurney

Emergency staff transport a sufferer in Seoul.

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A police officer in a yellow-green vest is surrounded by the red glow of lights on a crowded street with emergency vehicles

Police on the scene of a lethal stampede on Oct. 30, 2022, in Seoul.

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A person's covered body is taken away on a gurney

Staff roll away a type of killed within the Halloween celebration crush within the Itaewon district of Seoul on Oct. 30, 2022.

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Bodies covered in sheets on a street, surrounded by emergency workers

The our bodies of victims killed in a Halloween celebration crush lie coated in sheets on a avenue within the Itaewon district of Seoul on Oct. 30, 2022.

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A jack-o'-lantern sits with other debris in an alley

A jack-o’-lantern lies amid particles on the website the place revelers had been killed in a crush in Seoul on Oct. 30, 2022.

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Revelers, some in costume, on a crowded street at night

Halloween revelers collect in Itaewon in Seoul on Oct. 30, 2022, close to the placement the place the lethal crush occurred.

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