China launches emergency response after quake kills at least three

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Published on 16 Sep 2021, 9:38
An earthquake collapsed homes, killed at least three people and injured many in southwest China's Sichuan province.

Rescue work has been under way following the magnitude six earthquake with rescue teams going door-to-door and searching for survivors in rubble.

Many homes were destroyed by the powerful earthquake and some areas were left without power.

More than 3,200 have been relocated to 79 shelters for their own safety.

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