Earthquake Kills Five, Leaves Hundreds Wounded in Iran

At least 5 people were killed and over 330 injured following a 5.9-magnitude earthquake in northwestern Iran late Friday.

State owned media — reporting preliminary details indicate the destruction of three small villages in the area.

Emergency and evaluation teams are dispatched, and Red Crescent teams are responding to the area.

Search and rescue operations are in process.


Source: NewsNet | Earthquake Kills Five, Leaves Hundreds Wounded in Iran