Ann Gieske Obituary: University of Kentucky student, Ann Gieske identified among over 150 killed in Itaewon stampede.
A University of Kentucky nursing student, Anne Gieske, was identified among the more than 150 people killed in a crowd serge in Itaewon, South Korea.
Gieske was studying abroad this semester and was a nursing student from Northern Kentucky.
President Yoon Suk-yeol has declared a period of national mourning, over the deadly stampede during Halloween celebrations in Itaewon. Expressing his condolences, Yoon ordered the lowering of flags, Mourning period will last until Nov. 5.
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