A really powerful Earthquake hit several small cities and towns in South West China last week. The Quake killed nearly 15000 people and another 10,000 are injured. This Earthquake caused a lot of damage. The Earthquake was a 7.9 which is a very powerful earthquake.
It is the worst Earthquake to hit China in 30 years. The tremor knocked over hundreds of houses and caused landslides. that blocked roads. They have no power or clean water or telephone service now. This is a truly terrible Earthquake and the Chinese are suffering as we speak.