Strong 6.3 magnitude earthquake hits central Croatia | Europe News


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Initial seismological reports say an area southeast of the Croatian capital of Zagreb was struck with a 6.3 magnitude earthquake.

A strong earthquake hit Croatia on Tuesday, with damage reported. There were no immediate reports of injuries.

Initial seismological reports say an area southeast of the Croatian capital of Zagreb was struck with a 6.3 magnitude earthquake, which can cause widespread damage.

The same area was struck with a 5.2 quake on Monday.

Croatian Red Cross said it was responding to “very serious” situation in Petrinja, Croatia following the earthquake.

Stephen Hicks, a seismologist at Imperial College in London, tweeted: “We can probably expect quite strong shaking and hence some damage to buildings from this earthquake.”

This is a breaking news story. More details to follow.





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