Tehran (Sabah News) A powerful earthquake in Iran caused widespread devastation, killing 5 people and injuring more than 300.
According to the International News Agency, a magnitude 5.9 earthquake was felt in Iran’s eastern province of Azerbaijan, causing widespread devastation. At least 5 people were killed and more than 300 injured in various incidents. Authorities say dozens of houses were completely destroyed due to the earthquake, disrupted communication systems in the affected areas, disrupted power system and damaged government property. Has arrived Emergency was imposed in hospitals and municipal bodies, fire brigade staff is on the alert and the situation is now under control. According to the US Geological Survey, the epicenter was 6.2 km deep, while the Richter scale recorded a magnitude 5.9. Is gone Side-by-side shocks are still being felt periodically in the affected area.