Steven Blesi Obituary: Two Americans identified among over 150 killed in Itaewon tragedy.
At least 153 people died and several were injured after being crushed in a crowd surge during Halloween festivities in Itaewon, Seoul.
A University of Kentucky student, Anne Gieske, is identified among the victims.
20-year-old Steven Blesi, from Georgia, is also identified as one of the victims.
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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