In the chaos of the Kansas City parade shooting, he's hit and doesn't know where his kids are

 

February 16, 2024



KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jacob Gooch was having what was sure to be the best day of his year, hanging out with his wife and children and friends in the massive, happy, high-fiving crowd of fellow Kansas City Chiefs fans at the parade celebrating their Super Bowl victory. Then he heard "pop, pop, pop, pop, pop, pop," and saw flying debris and people coming toward him.

He didn't realize it was gunshots until after he felt his ankle or foot burning. He tried to run but collapsed and army-crawled up a median. People asked him what was happening, and he told them, get down; get away! His wife was th...



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