Mexico, Chalma shrine crowd incident 13/02/1991
41 Mexicans Killed As Worshipers Panic At Religious Shrine
At least 41 people suffocated or were crushed to death today when a crowd of worshipers began pushing and shoving at an Ash Wednesday service in a church known for a religious icon believed to have miraculous powers.
At Least 41 Die in Ash Wednesday Church Stampede
CHALMA, Mexico (AP) _ At least 41 Ash Wednesday worshipers suffocated or were crushed to death when a tightly packed crowd began pushing and shoving in a church famed for a religious icon believed to have miraculous powers.