Earthquake rattles central Serbia

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
November 3, 2010 04:56

BELGRADE, Serbia — A 5.3-magnitude earthquake has rattled central Serbia early Wednesday, apparently causing some material damage. There have been no immediate reports of casualties.

The US Geological Survey said the quake struck 125 kilometers (75 miles) south of the Serbian capital, Belgrade.

The Serbian state television said the hardest hit was the area around the town of Kraljevo. The TV said the earthquake has damaged buildings and left parts of the town are without electricity or running water.

The earthquake was also felt in Belgrade.


Related Content

Breaking news
May 20, 2018
Syria seeks to crush insurgent pocket, denies evacuation deal

By REUTERS