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Turkey: 5.8-magnitude earthquake hits south west01:52

Turkey: 5.8-magnitude earthquake hits south west

Turkey, Denizli
August 8, 2019 at 22:11 GMT +00:00 · Published

Turkey's southwestern province of Denizli was shaken by a 5.8-magnitude earthquake at 14:25 local time (11:25 GMT) on Thursday.

At least 20 people were injured by the quake, whose epicentre was the town of Bozkurt.

A shop camera recorded the moment the earthquake struck. A number of buildings also suffered damage.

Tremors could be felt in nearby provinces of Antalya, Mugla, Isparta and Burdur, according to Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency (AFAD).

Turkey: 5.8-magnitude earthquake hits south west01:52
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Turkey's southwestern province of Denizli was shaken by a 5.8-magnitude earthquake at 14:25 local time (11:25 GMT) on Thursday.

At least 20 people were injured by the quake, whose epicentre was the town of Bozkurt.

A shop camera recorded the moment the earthquake struck. A number of buildings also suffered damage.

Tremors could be felt in nearby provinces of Antalya, Mugla, Isparta and Burdur, according to Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency (AFAD).

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