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An earthquake in China

2 months ago
Jia Guo

“It’s very chaotic. Tonight, I felt like there was lightning and a thunderstorm. Then, the earthquake happened,” one tourist exclaimed.

A 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck China’s southwestern province of Sichuan on Tuesday.

Chinese media reported that at least five people were killed and 63 people were injured.

People swarmed onto the streets afterward.

In May 2008, almost 70,000 people were killed in an earthquake in Sichuan.

By Jia Guo
Jia Guo is from the coastal city of Qingdao. She has an M.A. in multimedia journalism from NYU and has worked at Facebook and Bloomberg TV in New York City.
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