The quake in Albania with magnitude 4.9 causes panic among residents and one victim

schedule14:30 - 29 Janar, 2020

schedule 14:30 - 29 Janar, 2020

The earthquake of the night before once again aroused fear among the citizens of Durres Albania.

Residents immediately left the apartments and told for Abcnews that the fear was enormous. Fortunately there were no injuries or material damage.

But the earthquake was followed by a tragic event. The guard of a palace lost his life after falling from the second floor of a palace under construction. The accident happened around 23:18.

Sources says that the body was found in the elevator pit.

After the incident police has arrested the firm’s administrator and engineer.

They are accused of violating occupational safety conditions. According to the police they risk up to 10 years in prison./abcnews.al