A powerful earthquake struck southern Asia Saturday morning killing thousands across a wide area that includes Pakistan, India and Afghanistan. The worst damage was in Pakistan where officials are saying 16–hundred are confirmed dead in one province including 250 girls crushed when their school collapsed, and 200 soldiers on duty in Kashmir. The earthquake measured seven–point-six. and was centered about 60 miles northeast of the Pakistani capital, Islamabad.
© KKCO NBC 11 News - All Rights Reserved
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.