Kenya Red Cross: 7 fans killed at soccer match

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NAIROBI, KENYA (AP) - The Kenya Red Cross says seven people have died in a stampede while trying to gain access to a soccer match between two of Kenya’s most popular teams.

Red Cross official Taitus Mong Mungou says Saturday that six people died at Nyayo National Stadium and one died after being taken to Kenyatta National Hospital.

The Kenya Premier League match between Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards continued.

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