13 dead, 164 injured in China Sichuan quake

9 August 2017

The local government and official media said on Wednesday, 13 people have been killed, including six tourists, and 164 injured in an earthquake that struck a remote and mountainous part of southwest China's Sichuan province. State broadcaster CCTV said on Wednesday morning, as many as 31,500 tourists have been evacuated from the quake zone. The Sichuan earthquake administration measured the quake at a magnitude of 7.0.