39 injured after magnitude 6.6 earthquake hits eastern Indonesia

Sep 25, 2015 8:12 AM by Cheryl Wengren

MANOKWARI, Indonesia (AP) - Dozens of people have been injured in a 6.6-magnitude earthquake that hit in waters off Indonesia's easternmost province.

Officials say at least 39 people were hurt in Sorong, with mostly broken bones.

And some 260 homes and other buildings were damaged.

Hundreds of people have been evacuated to temporary shelters.


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