100 Injured after Halloween Crowd Surge in Seoul:
About 100 people were injured and an unspecified number were feared dead after being crushed by a large crowd pushing forward on a narrow street during Halloween festivities in the capital Seoul, South Korean officials said.
100 people were reported as injured during the crowd surge Saturday night in the Itaewon leisure district and around 50 were being treated for cardiac arrest as of early Sunday.
Fire authorities said that 59 people are dead and 150 more injured, following the early reports that around 50 people were found in a state of cardiac arrest, which is how emergency services in Korea initially report apparent deaths.
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