2 dead, 22 injured as magnitude 5.1 quake jolts Iran

first_imgThere are several mild aftershocks, but no serious damage from the quake that struck after midnight on the border of the provinces of Tehran and Mazandaran in Iran. ABS-CBN NEWS Officials urged people who spent the night outdoors to observe social distancing to limit spread of the coronavirus that has killed 6,486 and infected 103,135 in the Middle Eastern nation. (Reuters) DUBAI – Two people died and 22 were injured when they fled their homes in panic following an earthquake of magnitude 5.1 that struck northern Iran in the early hours of Friday, state media said.center_img There were several mild aftershocks, but no serious damage from the quake that struck after midnight on the border of the provinces of Tehran and Mazandaran, authorities said.last_img