Earthquake shakes central Taiwan

Source: Reuters - Sun, 2 Jun 2013 14:22 PM
Author: Reuters
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An earthquake hit Taiwan on Sunday, causing road crashes and damaging property.

The 6.2 magnitude quake struck 38 km southeast of T'ai-chung city.

At least one person is dead and 20 are injured, according to the National Fire Agency.

The island sits near the so-called ring of fire region of seismic activity around the Pacific Ocean.

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