Why did Halloween party turned into Horror movie in Seoul?
People all across the world gathered to celebrate Halloween yet, a party in South Korea, Seoul has turned into a horror movie.
People from all over the world gathered to celebrate Halloween. But things got out of control at a party in South Korea. The party soon turned into a disaster, with the last reported death toll reaching 150. So what caused this tragedy?
After the disaster, the hard times at the Travis Scott concert came directly to mind. Many people died in the stampede during the concert. Experiencing a similar scenario resonated all over the world and left a question mark in mind. How could this problem not be avoided?
Halloween has long been celebrated in Itaewon, especially as the holiday has grown in popularity in Asia in recent years. Saturday night marked the first Halloween since corona virus restrictions were lifted, which made the place even more crowded than normal. The neighborhood's hotels and ticketed events had been booked months in advance, and large crowds were anticipated.
But soon after the party turned into a disaster, leaving many people injured as well. People were seen crammed together and standing shoulder to shoulder in the narrow street in social media posts and videos. According to one eyewitness, it took some time for people to realize something was wrong, because of the loud music blasting from the nearby bars and clubs.