People still buried in deadly quake that struck New Zealand

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 22, 2011 07:27

Rescuers pulled bodies out of scattered rubble Tuesday in the second earthquake to hit the New Zealand city of Christchurch in two months. It was still unclear how many had been killed or were still trapped inside the collapsed building in the city center, Reuters reported.

Police were reporting multiple deaths after a 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck during mid-afternoon. The mayor commented that they city looked like a war zone.


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