Quake damages buildings, roads in Taiwan, causing 2 deaths
A strong earthquake damaged buildings and buckled roads near Taiwanâ€™s eastern coast, killing two people and injuring more than 200.
A hotel employee died in Hualien county when the ground floor caved in at the Marshal Hotel, and another person died in a residential building, the national fire and rescue service reported.
A maintenance worker who was rescued after being trapped in the hotelâ€™s basement said the force of the earthquake was unusual.
â€śAt first it wasnâ€™t that big ... we get this sort of thing all the time and itâ€™s really nothing. But then it got really terrifying,â€ť Chen Minghui said after he was reunited with his son and grandson. â€śIt was really scary.â€ť...