Iran General NewsModerate earthquake injures 24 in Iran

Moderate earthquake injures 24 in Iran

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AP: A moderate earthquake shook southeastern Iran early Sunday, injuring at least 24 people, state-run television reported. The broadcast said the 4.1 magnitude earthquake jolted Ravar, 560 miles southeast of the capital, Tehran, at about 3 a.m. local time. Associated Press

TEHRAN, Iran – A moderate earthquake shook southeastern Iran early Sunday, injuring at least 24 people, state-run television reported.

The broadcast said the 4.1 magnitude earthquake jolted Ravar, 560 miles southeast of the capital, Tehran, at about 3 a.m. local time. No heavy property damage was reported.

Iran is located on seismic fault lines and is prone to earthquakes. More than 600 people were killed by a 6.4 magnitude quake that hit central Iran on Feb. 22.

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