Turkey earthquake: At least one person dead and nine injured in huge 5.7 magnitude quake

Turkey earthquake: At least one person dead and nine injured in huge 5.7 magnitude quake

The quake, with its epicentre in the Karliova district of Bingol, struck at 5:24 p.m. (1424 GMT), damaging dozens of homes and buildings, Turkey’s Disaster and Emergency Management Directorate (AFAD) said. It said two security guards at a Turkish military installation in the region were injured when an observation tower collapsed. One of them later died, the Bingol governor’s office said on Twitter.

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Published at Sun, 14 Jun 2020 23:46:00 +0000