Singer-actor Lee Ji-han was among the more than 150 people who died on Saturday in a Halloween 2022 stampede in Seoul’s Itaewon district. He was 25.
As per several media reports, the stampede that occurred during the Halloween celebrations in Seoul's Itaewon neighborhood, resulted in 154 fatalties, leaving hundreds injured.
Ji-han’s demise was confirmed by his agency, 935 Entertainment. “We are sad to deliver such news today, but Lee Ji-han has passed away in the crush in Itaewon,” the company said in a statement to South Korean news outlets.
Ji-han was a rising star in the Korean entertainment industry, having competed in the second season of the Korean singing competition Produce 101.