- Posted October 14, 2013 by
Bohol Philippines Hit By A 7.2 Earthquake
At 8:12 am, Bohol a province located south of the Philippines was hit by a 7.2 magnitude major earthquake.
The epicenter of the earthquake has been identified to be Carmen, Bohol by Philvocs. Reports of its damage soon came after reports by citizens on social media started to spread.
One of the biggest casualty is the 100 year old Loboc Church as captured by @tokyodrastic on Twitter, five people have been reported to have died in Cebu and Bohol.
The oldest church in the Philippines, Basílica Menor del Santo Niño in Cebu has also suffered damages as reported on twitter by @kRayzie_me.
This is a developing story.