Cheerleader Kim Yuna, who has been a cheerleader for LG Twins, has passed away.
Its been revealed that the cheerleader died as a result of the Itaewon tragedy on October 29. Her co-workers have posted about the unfortunate news via their Instagram accounts and are expressing their shock at hearing this.
Cheerleader Kim Yuna was born in 1998 and debuted in 2016 as a cheerleader for LG Twins cheering squad, she’s been with KIA Tigers since 2018. Following the news, many fans are sending their condolences.
Cheerleader Kim Yuna’s funeral will be held on November 1.
Another famous figure has also passed away in the tragedy. Former idol and actor Lee Ji Han also lost his life that night.
As previously reported, at least 151 people died in relation to the crowd surge incident that happened in Itaewon on October 29. More than 100,000 people gathered in Itaewon to celebrate the Halloween weekend on October 29, and due to a suspected overcrowding surge, many began to faint and many people died as a result of the incident.
The Prime minister of South Korea has since announced a national mourning period until November 5. Flags will be hoisted, and public officials and institution employees will wear ribbons. All non-urgent events will also be postponed as a result.
May she rest in peace.