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San Diego Woman Among Those Wounded in Kenya Attack

A 26-year-old woman from San Diego was among those wounded in the terrorist attack on a shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Members of the military prepared to enter the mall (credit: CNN)

Elaine Dang, a graduate of Torrey Pines High School and UC Berkeley, was with co-workers when gunfire broke out at the Westgate Mall. Two of her co-workers were apparently killed.

Dang is working in Kenya for a restaurant guide, “Eat Out Kenya,” her father, Steven Dang, told KGTV-Channel 10. She suffered wounds to her chest, arm and leg, he said.

Dang was meeting co-workers at Nairobi’s upscale Westgate Mall for lunch when gunfire broke out Saturday.

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