Special Olympic Athletes and Coaches Left Stranded

Nearly 1,500 Special Olympic athletes and coaches were stranded and forced to spend the night at Loyola Marymount University because of transportation issues.

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After Special Olympic delegates were stranded at a Loyola Marymount University Tuesday night due to transportation issues, the Red Cross was called in an attempt to make sleeping on the basketball court more comfortable. About 80 percent of the delegates had been successfully transported by Wednesday morning on July 22, 2015.
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Special Olympic athletes and coaches wait outside of Gersten Pavillion at Loyola Marymount University for buses to arrive on Wednesday, July 22, 2015.
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Special Olympic athletes and coaches wait outside of Gersten Pavillion at Loyola Marymount University for buses to arrive on Wednesday, July 22, 2015.
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Special Olympic delegates were stranded at a Loyola Marymount University athletic facility Tuesday night, after transportation issues. About 80 percent of the delegates had been transported Wednesday morning on July 22, 2015.
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Special Olympic athletes and coaches wait outside of Gersten Pavillion at Loyola Marymount University for buses to arrive on Wednesday, July 22, 2015.
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Khallid Shabazz
After Special Olympic Athletes were stranded at a Loyola Marymount University Tuesday night due to transportation issues, the Red Cross was called in an attempt to make sleeping on the basketball court more comfortable. About 80 percent of the delegates had been successfully transported by Wednesday morning on July 22, 2015.
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Khallid Shabazz
Special Olympic athletes and coaches wait outside of Gersten Pavillion at Loyola Marymount University for buses to arrive on Wednesday, July 22, 2015.
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