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'Pokemon GO' stampede erupts in Kakaako

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KAKAAKO, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Hundreds of people ran down the road in Kakaako in pursuit of a Snorlax on Sunday at around 11 p.m.

The rare Pokemon spawned on Halekauwila Street near Hawaii State Federal Credit Union.

Hoards of Pokemon GO players are attracted to certain areas where rare Pokemon spawn in the the game's GPS. Players are also attracted to areas like Coral Street in Kakaako where multiple landmarks that are recognized by the game as 'PokeStops' are close together.

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