Hirunews Logo
One+dead+as+earthquake+strikes+off+Indonesia
Wednesday, 25 July 2012 - 16:25
One dead as earthquake strikes off Indonesia
16

Shares
2,017

Views

A powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake has struck off the west coast of Sumatra in Indonesia, sending people fleeing from their homes.

One elderly man collapsed and died as he fled his home.

There have been no reports of other casualties or major damage and no tsunami occurred.

Indonesia's islands sit in an area that is regularly hit by earthquakes.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
1,444 Views
335 Views
3,321 Views
8,218 Views
11,251 Views
53,173 Views
Top