Navy Pier Victim Describes Chaotic Scene As She Was Caught in Stampede

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Just 24 hours after a stabbing and a stabbing left numerous people injured at Chicago's Navy Pier, officials are working closely together as another fireworks show is scheduled for Saturday night at the iconic venue. The separate incidents, which saw three ...

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Warning about possible shooter sparked Navy Pier stampede, Chicago police say

2 years ago by NBCNews.com

A firework thrown into a Fourth of July crowd at Chicago's Navy Pier and a security guard's warning about a possible shooter preceded a stampede that injured more than a dozen people gathered for the holiday, a police official said Friday. There was no ...

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Warning about possible shooter sparked Navy Pier stampede, Chicago police say
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3 stabbed, several trampled outside Navy Pier after July Fourth fireworks

2 years ago by fox6now.com

Witnesses said as people were exiting Navy Pier after the fireworks, someone yelled “gun” which triggered a stampede. Police say panic ensued when someone threw what's believed to be firecrackers. Fourteen people were injured in that stampede, ...

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3 stabbed, several trampled outside Navy Pier after July Fourth fireworks
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Navy Pier Issues Statement After Several Injured on Fourth of July

2 years ago by NBC Chicago

Navy Pier issued the below statement just before 3 p.m. Friday after more than a dozen people were injured in separate incidents after the Fourth of July fireworks. "On Thursday, July 4, an incident occurred at Navy Pier that led to multiple injuries to outgoing ...

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Navy Pier Issues Statement After Several Injured on Fourth of July
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3 Stabbed After July Fourth Fireworks at Navy Pier; 14 Injured in Stampede

2 years ago by The Chicago Maroon

Navy Pier is one of the most popular spots for UChicago students and members of the greater Chicago community to watch fireworks on July Fourth. The Chicago Sun-Times estimated that over 60,000 people were at Navy Pier at the time of the stabbings and ...

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3 Stabbed After July Fourth Fireworks at Navy Pier; 14 Injured in Stampede
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Families return to Navy Pier to try to reclaim strollers, other items abandoned in post-fireworks chaos

2 years ago by Chicago Tribune

At about the same time that crowds shuffled out of Navy Pier following the fireworks display, police received unconfirmed reports that someone had lit a firework in a group of people. Amid the commotion, private security officers assigned to the event signaled ...

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Families return to Navy Pier to try to reclaim strollers, other items abandoned in post-fireworks chaos
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False Report of Gunfire at Navy Pier Prompted Active Shooter Response: Police

2 years ago by NBC Chicago

False internal reports of gunfire at Navy Pier after the iconic July 4 fireworks prompted Chicago Police and federal authorities to implement an active shooter protocol, causing a "stampede-like situation," police said. "I'd like to extend our thoughts to everyone ...

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False Report of Gunfire at Navy Pier Prompted Active Shooter Response: Police
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Witness To Navy Pier Chaos: 'People Started Running And Ducking For Cover'

2 years ago by CBS Chicago

The images are disturbing to watch on social media posts – frightened people, many families and small children scrambling for safety, hunkering down under restaurant tables, fearing a shooter was on the loose after fireworks celebrations at Navy Pier.

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Witness To Navy Pier Chaos: 'People Started Running And Ducking For Cover'
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Several stabbed, trampled at Chicago's Navy Pier amid fireworks chaos

2 years ago by New York Post

Chaos erupted just outside the “secure zone” of Chicago's Navy Pier on the Fourth of July when three people, including two teens, were stabbed during a fight — and then 14 more were trampled in an ensuing stampede after someone yelled “Gun!” according ...

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Several stabbed, trampled at Chicago's Navy Pier amid fireworks chaos
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2 boys, 1 man stabbed outside Navy Pier after Fourth of July fireworks; 14 others injured in 'stampede' following false ...

2 years ago by Chicago Tribune

Three people were stabbed outside Navy Pier Thursday night after Fourth of July fireworks and 14 other people were trampled in a "stampede" sparked by gunfire warnings that turned out to be unfounded, according to Chicago police. The fight broke out ...

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2 boys, 1 man stabbed outside Navy Pier after Fourth of July fireworks; 14 others injured in 'stampede' following false ...
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Navy Pier: 3 stabbed, more than a dozen others injured in stampede at 4th of July festivities

2 years ago by WLS-TV

CPD investigating several incidents following fireworks at Navy Pier. Reports of a shooting are not accurate. A man punctuated his leg after running into a table, 3 were stabbed following an altercation on the pier & 16 people are hospitalized after being ...

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Navy Pier: 3 stabbed, more than a dozen others injured in stampede at 4th of July festivities
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Navy Pier Violence: Stabbing, Stampede After Fireworks

2 years ago by WBEZ

Police also said more than a dozen people were injured as the crowd was leaving Navy Pier and someone set off firecrackers, causing a stampede by people who thought it was gunfire. Police Sgt. Rocco Alioto said 14 people were taken to hospitals with ...

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Navy Pier Violence: Stabbing, Stampede After Fireworks
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3 stabbed, 16 injured during fireworks at Chicago's Navy Pier

2 years ago by UPI.com

July 5 (UPI) -- Three people were stabbed and at least 16 others were hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries following Fourth of July fireworks at Chicago's Navy Pier, police said. The stabbing occurred Thursday following an "altercation" while the more ...

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3 stabbed, 16 injured during fireworks at Chicago's Navy Pier
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What We Know About Navy Pier Stampede, Nearby Stabbings So Far

2 years ago by NBC Chicago

Chaos erupted after Navy Pier's Fourth of July fireworks as thousands scrambled for cover amid unconfirmed and ultimately erroneous reports of gunfire. Meanwhile three people were stabbed just outside of Navy Pier, adding to the fear and panic. Chicago ...

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What We Know About Navy Pier Stampede, Nearby Stabbings So Far
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Navy Pier 'chaos' after Chicago fireworks show leaves 3 stabbed, 14 trampled: reports

2 years ago by Fox News

Navy Pier's Guest Services organized family reunifications, according to Chicago Scanner reporter Eric Tendian, who was tweeting updates as the incident unfolded. Thousands of others live-streaming from the pier showed a heavy police presence at the ...

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Navy Pier 'chaos' after Chicago fireworks show leaves 3 stabbed, 14 trampled: reports