Authorities in China’s Sichuan province, where today there was an earthquake of magnitude 6.5, fear that hundreds of people might be under the rubble in the area of the National Park Jiuzhaigou.
Officially confirmed the death of five people. Another 63 were injured. But in the next few hours the number of dead and injured could rise.
The earthquake occurred in the County occurred in the County in Ngawa Jiuzhaigou-Tibetan-Camscom Autonomous district, Sichuan province, at 21.19, local time. Then, seismologists have recorded hundreds of aftershocks.