Photos : At Least 149, Mostly in Their Teens and 20s, Killed in Stampede in South Korea

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Rescue workers work at the scene where a stampede during Halloween festivities killed and injured many people at the popular Itaewon district in Seoul, South Korea, October 30, 2022. Shocked family members collected bodies, parents searched for children and a country sought answers on Sunday (October 30) after at least 153 people were crushed to death when a crowd in South Korea surged in an alleyway during Halloween festivities. Yonhap via REUTERS

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A street in Itaewon district is pictured full of people before a stampede during Halloween festivities killed and injured many in Seoul, South Korea, in this image released by Yonhap on October 30, 2022. A huge crowd celebrating in Itaewon surged into an alley, killing at least 153 people, most of them in their 20s, emergency officials said, adding the death toll could rise. Yonhap via REUTERS

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A shoe and a plastic halloween pumpkin are pictured at the scene where a stampede during Halloween festivities killed and injured many people at the popular Itaewon district in Seoul, South Korea, October 30, 2022. The party goers, some still in their teens and many in Halloween costumes, were ready to enjoy the bars, nightclubs and restaurants where the revelry routinely spills over into narrow and often steep side streets. Yonhap via REUTERS

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Policemen stand guard near the scene of the stampede during Halloween festivities, in Seoul, South Korea, October 30, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS

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A man pays tribute near the scene of the stampede during Halloween festivities in Seoul, South Korea, October 30, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Hong-ji

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Policemen stand guard at the scene where a stampede during Halloween festivities killed and injured many people at the popular Itaewon district in Seoul, South Korea, October 30, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS

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