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Latest Updates of Yasuj May- 07 Quake


YASUJ, May. 7 (IRCS) _ Once again earthquake hit cities of Yasuj and Sisakht, southwestern province of Kohgiluyeh and Boyerahmad, leaving  112 injured.

The tremors shook regions of Kohgiluyeh and Boyerahmad province in in the wee hours of Monday morning, 7 May, 2018.

According to the latest reports on the incident, a magnitude 4.8 quake hit Yasuj and Si-Sakht cities at 00:26 a.m. on Monday. The epicenter of the quake was Chitab city. 

Later at 03:01 a.m. a magnitude 3.3 earthquake shook Sisakht.

According to local reports, the two earthquakes left 60 outpatient injuries, mostly due to panic or rushing to exits. All the victims were soon discharged.

Last week also a magnitude 5.2 earthquake struck Yasuj and Sisakht, no deaths but leaving 133 injured.