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At least two dead after earthquake Italian island of Ischia

At least two dead after earthquake Italian island of Ischia

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The Italian holiday island of Ischia is Monday night rocked by an earthquake. There are certainly two deaths and seven people are still buried under the rubble. 25 others were injured.

The shock on the island off the coast of Naples, had a strength of 4.3 on the Richter scale, reports the U.s. geological center (USGS).

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Emergency services rescue people under rubble from earthquake relief in Italy

Panic

Tourists and residents ran in panic in the street, reported Italian media. According to the fire brigade, various buildings have collapsed or been damaged.

The island is in the summer and popular with holidaymakers. So celebrate German chancellor Angela Merkel regularly since her vacation.

Two dead and devastation after the earthquake on Ischia

The Italian holiday island of Ischia is Monday night rocked by an earthquake.
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There are certainly two deaths and seven people are still buried under the rubble. 25 others were injured.
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The island is in the summer and popular with holidaymakers. So celebrate German chancellor Angela Merkel regularly since her vacation.
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