South Korea crowd surge: Canadian among injured


Global Affairs says a Canadian was among these injured in a crowd surge that killed greater than 150 folks in Seoul, South Korea. 

The federal division says Canadian officers are in contact with native authorities to assemble extra info and supply consular help to these affected. 

It says no additional info could be launched about the one that was harm as a consequence of privateness concerns.

South Korean officers have mentioned at the least 153 folks, largely of their 20s and 30s, had been trapped and crushed after an enormous Halloween celebration crowd surged right into a slender alley within the nightlife district of Itaewon. 

Tens of 1000’s of individuals had been believed to have gathered Saturday night time for the festivities. 

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau joined different worldwide leaders in providing condolences to South Korea Saturday following the lethal stampede. 

“I’m pondering of everybody affected by this tragedy, and wishing a quick and full restoration to those that had been injured,” Trudeau said in a tweet

This report by The Canadian Press was first revealed Oct. 30, 2022. 


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