China News Updates – Six killed in primary school stampede in southwest China
Six were killed in a stampede Friday in a primary school in southwest China’s Yunnan Province, confirmed local authorities.
The accident happened at about 2 p.m. at Mingtong Primary School in Kunming, capital of Yunnan. Twenty-two people were injured and sent to two hospitals. Two of them were in serious condition.
Founded in 1955, Mingtong is located in Panlong District in downtown Kunming and is one of the best schools in the district.