Four people are reportedly dead at a tourist resort in China’s southwest province of Sichuan following an earthquake measuring 6.5 on the richter scale.
Chinese authorities say the earthquake measured magnitude 7, according to state media.
— China Xinhua News (@XHNews) August 8, 2017
The earthquake hit a mountainous area some 200km (120 miles) northwest of the city of Guangyuan, and was measured at a depth of 10km (6 miles), according to the USGS. (RT)