Mourners Gather and Lay Flowers Beside Scene of Catastrophic Crowd Crush in Seoul

Mourners gathered in Seoul’s Itaewon neighborhood on Tuesday, November 1, to pay tribute to the victims of a deadly crowd crush during Halloween festivities over the weekend.

Video filmed by Adam Ahn shows people kneeling in front of flowers laid on the footpath beside the alley where the crush occurred on Saturday night. A memorial altar was also established in Seoul Plaza.

At least 154 people were killed in the crush, 26 of whom were foreign nationals, South Korea’s Yonhap News Agency reported. Credit: Adam Ahn via Storyful