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Croatia earthquake causes huge damage, kills child

Croatia earthquake causes huge damage, kills child
A powerful earthquake struck central Croatia on Tuesday, killing at least one person and leaving a town in ruins just a day after another large tremor shook the region.

The death toll from the quake was expected to climb as rescue crews combed through the rubble in Petrinja and across Croatia.” Soldiers inspect the remains of a building damaged in an earthquake, in Petrinja, Croatia, Tuesday, Dec.A powerful earthquake struck central Croatia on Tuesday, killing at least one person and leaving a town in ruins just a day after another large tremor shook the region.A strong earthquake has hit central Croatia and caused major damage and at least one death in a town southeast of the capital.

The most recent large earthquake to hit the region was a magnitude 5.“The center of Petrinja as it used to be no longer exists,” Croatia’s state HRT television told viewers in its report.

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