After an earthquake in Albania Saturday, and more than 68 wounded, of the cases, so as to report in the local media. According to the ministry of Defence, there would be no deaths have been.
The earthquake had a magnitude of 5.6. According to local media, there are no less than fifty wounded to the main hospital in the Albanian capital, Tirana, to be carried. The Albanian Defence ministry said Saturday as the “most powerful earthquake in thirty years’ time.”
According to the Us seismological service, USGS put the quake is about 30 km south-west of the city of Tirana, at a depth of about 10 kilometers.
Residents report that the shock was strong in the city of Tirana has been felt. A lot of people were running in panic out of their homes. In other places, people are in a state of panic. In the small town of Helmes, 10 km away from Tirana, and ten of the houses have collapsed.
In the Albanian coastal town of Durres, the second largest city in the country, the cracks in the facades of the buildings are created, also have a lot of windows and disappeared. According to local media, there is the issue of power and telefoonstoringen in different parts of the country.