The Worst Human Stampedes

2004 Jamarat Bridge Stampede

2004 Jamarat Bridge Stampede is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Human Stampedes

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Yet another “stoning of the devil” stampede on the Jamarat Bridge took place in 2004, with 250 pilgrims killed and over 250 injured. An obstruction of personal belongings caused a human backup, and when pilgrims tried to get around it, a crush started, trampling people in front of it.

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