January 19, 2022


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Crete shop shakes during 5.8-magnitude earthquake in CCTV

CCTV footage from a home and lighting shop in Crete shows the moment an earthquake rocked the village of Archanes, on Monday.

One person died after the 5.8-magnitude earthquake reportedly caused a church dome to collapse. According to reports, nine people were injured.

Multiple buildings were damaged, with civil rescue services organising hotels and tents for affected residents.

The earthquake epicentre was 22.5 km (14 miles) north of the village of Arvi at 09:17 local time (06:17 GMT).

VIDEO Stavros Kaloxristianakis