Damage buildings, injuring Several people
Two strong earthquakes have hit central Italy, damaging buildings and injuring dozens of people.
A 5.5-magnitude quake struck near Visso in Macerata province, followed two hours later by a 6.1 magnitude tremor in the same area.
Wednesday’s earthquakes were felt across central Italy, including in the capital, Rome, where buildings shook and doors and windows rattled.
The second earthquake was considerably stronger than the first and numerous smaller aftershocks have occurred.
In august an earthquake killed about 300 people south of Visso.