Sat 12-08-2017 11:11 AM

5.6 magnitude earthquake kills one, injures two in southern Peru

LIMA, 12th August, 2017 (WAM) -- One person was killed and two others injured after a strong earthquake hit off the Peruvian coast on Friday night.

The quake measuring magnitude 5.6 struck the South Pacific near the city of Camana in Peru’s Arequipa region at a depth of 41 km, the US Geological Survey said.

WAM/Nour Salman