Train stations evacuated after 4.3 magnitude earthquake in China
A magnitude 4.3 earthquake struck Sichuan province in China on Monday morning, October 18, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.
The quake hit 45 kilometers from Leshan City at 8:37 a.m., at a focal depth of 10 kilometers, the United States Geological Survey said.
Athletes participating in the 2021 Sichuan Boxing Championship in the area have reportedly been evacuated by authorities.
The Sichuan Provincial Earthquake Administration said there were no immediate reports of casualties. Meanwhile, inspections are underway to determine the extent of structural damage.