Earthquake kills at least 9 in Turkey, injures many in Iran – BBC News

The quake kills at least nine in eastern Turkey, with injuries and collapsed buildings in Iran.

At least nine people including three children are dead in eastern Turkey after an earthquake with its epicentre in neighbouring Iran.

At least 37 people were injured after houses collapsed, Turkey’s interior minister said.

The magnitude-5.7 quake centred on the Iranian border village of Habash-e Olya.

At least 75 were injured and houses damaged in 43 villages in Iran’s West Azerbaijan province.

The quake struck at 09:23 (05:53 GMT) in Iran and had a 6km (3.7 miles) depth.

Source: Earthquake kills at least 9 in Turkey, injures many in Iran – BBC News

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