Turkey: 114 people died in the earthquake in Izmir

Turkey: 114 people died in the earthquake in Izmir

According to the Directorate of Natural Disasters and Emergency Management (AFAD) the death toll in the 6.6 magnitude earthquake that occurred on October 30 in the Eastern Aegean and caused catastrophic damage in Izmir reached 114. One hundred and thirty seven people are still receiving treatment in hospitals out of a total of 1,035 injured.

Search and rescue operations are continuing in two buildings in the quake-hit area, out of the 17 buildings that collapsed./ibna