At least 5 people have been killed and over a dozen injured after two powerful earthquakes struck an archipelago in the province of Batanes in the Philippines.
LOOK: Houses were damaged following the back-to-back earthquakes in Itbayat, Batanes.
Credit: Steve Labrador, Executive Secretary of Gov. Marilou H. Cayco pic.twitter.com/QqJ8RESVoa
— Philippine Red Cross (@philredcross) July 27, 2019
WATCH: Situation after a 6.4 magnitude quake shook Itbayat, Batanes at 7:38 am Saturday, about three hours after a 5.4 quake jolted the northernmost municipality, according to @phivolcs_dost.
? | Dominic De Sagon Asa pic.twitter.com/y17yytMNIR
— Inquirer (@inquirerdotnet) July 27, 2019
Damaged ancestral stone homes in Brgy. Santa Maria after a magnitute 6.4 quake hit Itbayat, Batanes this morning.
Photo by Analyn Dita Nico pic.twitter.com/hgZRIy6t8I
— MovePH (@MovePH) July 27, 2019
LOOK: Damage caused by magnitude 5.4 earthquake in Itbayat, Batanes earlier this morning.
Photos by Jing Noblejas pic.twitter.com/sap8Nhl9ie
— MovePH (@MovePH) July 26, 2019