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At least twelve dead and over a hundred injured by an earthquake in China

A strong earthquake in southwestern China on Tuesday at least twelve people in your life. They were buried under the rubble.

The death toll has been confirmed by the authorities, and the Chinese state-controlled media. At least 134 people have been injured. Search and rescue team have also had some of the survivors in under the rubble and facts.

The quake struck the southwestern province of Sichuan. In the centre lay, according to Xinhua news agency, just outside of the city of Yibin. The victims were all in the regions, and Changning, and Gongxian in the south of Yibin, report it to local authorities.

The earthquake occurred at around 23: 00 hrs local time at a depth of 16 km and had a magnitude of 6.0. After the severe earthquake, there were nearly one hour long, multiple aftershocks, one of which is the toughest as a effect of the 5.1 did.

In the province of Sichuan in regular earthquakes take place. A heavy earthquake with a magnitude of 7.9 in 2008, the cost of 87.000 people’s lives.

China earthquake kills 11, injures 122
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AvatarAuteurEagleNewsMoment of plaatsen01:44 pm – June 18, 2019

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