An elderly woman in Venezuela was trampled to death in a mad dash for subsidized food.
According to reports, 80-year old Maria Aguirre died and 75 others were injured after Venezuelan soldiers tear gassed a crowd of about 5,000 people outside a supermarket in Sabanetato.
Incidents like these are turning out to be common in the South American country where economy constraints have led to widespread food shortages.
by RTT Staff Writer
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