Number of injured in Iran earthquake reaches 76Staff Writer | May 2, 2018
The number of people injured in today's earthquake in Iran's Sisakht mounted to 76, head of the Medical Emergency Center in Kohgiluyeh-Boyerahmad Province Jalal Pouranfar said.
Earthquake 64 of the injured were hospitalized
An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale rocked Sisakht in southwestern Province of Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad this morning.
According to the Seismological Center of the Geophysics Institute of Tehran University, the tremor occurred at 8:38 hours local time (4:08 GMT) in an area located at the depth of 8 km underground.
Earlier, it was reported that at least 31 people were injured. ■