Earthquake Kills Four, Injures 100 In Philippines

At least four people have been killed, and more than 100 others injured, after an earthquake, measuring magnitude-6.7, struck the southern Philippines.

At least four people have been killed and more than 100 injured after an earthquake hit the southern Philippines on Friday evening, officials say.

The 6.7-magnitude quake near the city of Surigao on Mindanao island damaged buildings and cut power to many areas.

Residents rushed to open areas and spent the night in parks, local reports said.

There was no tsunami threat from the quake, the US Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said.

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