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Death toll in China quake rises to 94

The death toll in the devastating earthquake in China’s northwest Gansu province near Tibet rose to 94 Tuesday as rescue workers accessed remote areas, especially the villages to clear the debris. About 900 people were injured in the quake measuring 6.6 which was followed by over 400 aftershocks.

State-run China Radio International reported that so far 887 people were listed as injured while the death toll rose to 94. The earthquake jolted the juncture area of Minxian and Zhangxian counties in the city of Dingxi at 7:45 am on Monday. 
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