On Wednesday, a 5.9 magnitude earthquake hit Turkey's Duzce province. There were no reports of damage. However, at least 20 people were injured as they fled their homes in fear. The epicenter was in Golkaya, about 200 Km east of Istanbul.

                

Magnitude 5.9 earthquake hits Turkey region, more than 20 people hurt- Details here

WHAT?

On Wednesday, a 5.9 magnitude earthquake hit Turkey's Duzce province. There were no reports of damage. However, at least 20 people were injured as they fled their homes in fear.

WHERE?

The epicenter was in Golkaya, about 200 Km east of Istanbul.

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Power in the region was cut. Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said 22 people were being treated in hospitals for injuries sustained during the panic, including from jumping from balconies or windows. One of them was in serious condition, he told private NTV television. Duzce Gov. Cevdet Atay said schools in the region were being closed as a precaution.