[NTLK] Another Christchurch Earthquake
sonnyhung at gmail.com
Mon Feb 21 23:40:14 EST 2011
Really glad that you and your entire family are okay.
Thought of you as I heard about the earthquake on the news.
the Hung Family
On Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 11:17 PM, Tony Kan <tony.kan at clear.net.nz> wrote:
> Hi Folks
> Just survived another Christchurch Earthquake.
> We waited a couple of seconds before gathering up the children and running
> the doors. Our friends had come for coffee but we convinced them to stay
> lunch. Just as well as their house collapsed and they would almost
> have been severely injured otherwise.
> The epicenter and depth was much closer and shallower this time so the
> was much more violent. There is a lot more damage this time. Being a work
> and around lunch time many people were in the inner city where most of the
> carnage can be found.
> Airport closed, power down to 80% of the city; this time modern hotel
> have collapsed; most historic buildings flattened.
> All children were evacuated from schools. Fortunately no one hurt there.
> home safe and sound.
> Tony Kan
> New Zealand
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