Buildings in Ruins as 7.4-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Southern Turkish City

A 7.4-magnitude earthquake struck southern Turkey in the early hours of Monday, February 6, Turkey’s disaster agency confirmed.

The Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) said the quake occurred at 04.17 am in the Pazarcik district of Kahramanmaras province.

Footage by Twitter user CanTv shows debris scattered across a street and heavy damage to structures in Malatya, a city some 170 kilometres east of the epicentre.

This is a developing story. Credit: CanTv via Storyful