(Taiwan quake) Four Chinese dead, four including child trapped in building

Thursday, February 08, 2018

Four tourists from the mainland had been confirmed dead so far in the magnitude-6.5 earthquake that hit Taiwan's Hualien County.

Three of the dead, all female, were found in the damaged Yun Men Tusi Ti building. Another female tourist was rescued from the same building yesteday, but she died.

Rescuers said five other mainland tourists are still trapped in the building, including four adults and a child, Xinhua reports.