At least 45 dead and 55 critical following stampede during Jewish religious event in Israel

More than 45 people have been killed and another 55+ are in critical conditions, according to local media and authorities, after a stampede broke out at a Lag Ba’omer event in northern Israel. Tens of thousands of people were gathering at Mount Meron to celebrate the Jewish religious holiday. Photo via @ewnupdates



Rest in Peace =/