Magnitude 5.9 earthquake injures dozens of people in Turkey

a year ago 23/11/2022
  • A magnitude 6.0 earthquake has hit western Turkey near the town of Duzce leaving around 22 injured.

    The tremors were followed by another 4.7 magnitude earthquake just 20 minutes later.

    Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said at least 22 were injured and one was serious after jumping from a height due to an earthquake.

    The footage of the earthquake started flooding social media.

    In 1999, Duzce was hit by a major 7.2 magnitude earthquake that left around 845 dead. This was followed by ... [see source for more information]