Deaths reported after strong earthquake hits Ecuador and northern Peru
Magnitude 6.7 tremors shook area 50 miles south of Ecuador’s second city, Guayaquil, killing at least four people
A strong earthquake shook southern Ecuador and northern Peru on Saturday, killing at least four people, trapping others under rubble, and sending rescue teams out into streets littered with debris and fallen power lines.
The US Geological Survey reported an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.7 in the country’s coastal Guayas region. Its centre was about 50 miles (80 kilometres) south of …