Earthquake hits near Iranian island, no casualtiesReuters | Tehran | Updated: 16-02-2020 20:17 IST | Created: 16-02-2020 20:08 IST
A magnitude 5.8 earthquake hit near southern Iran's Qeshm island in the Gulf on Sunday, the official IRNA news agency reported, but a local official said there were no reports of casualties and only minor damage.
"So far, there has been no loss of life reported," the governor of Qeshm, Alireza Nasri, told IRNA. "The damage to buildings has been at the level of cracks in walls."
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