4.5 and 4.7 magnitude quakes hit Konya, many injured

4.5 and 4.7 magnitude quakes hit Konya, many injured
# 11 September 2009 08:17 (UTC +04:00)
Konya – APA. Quake hit Konya yesterday, APA reports quoting the Hurriyyet. The epicenter of 4.5-magnitude quake was 10 km far from the center of the city. 35 people, who jumped from their balconies fearing the earthquake shocks, were injured. The second quake hit Konya after six hours and a half. Over 100 people were taken to hospitals in the aftermath of the 4.7 magnitude quake. Earthquake shocks did not cause serious destructions. People spent the night in the yards. Tents were put up for them in the yards.
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