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Deaths reported in Sichuan earthquake

By Huang Zhiling in Chengdu and Cao Yin in Beijing | China Daily | Updated: 2017-08-09 08:19

A magnitude-7.0 earthquake struck Jiuzhaigou county in Sichuan province at 9:19 pm on Tuesday, killing at least five people and leaving dozens injured, Xinhua News Agency reported.

All of those killed were reported to be tourists.

The epicenter was at a depth of 20 kilometers in Jiuzhaigou and the Aba Tibetan and Qiang autonomous regions.

Deaths reported in Sichuan earthquake

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