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Magnitude 6.4 earthquake rocks Taiwan

Updated 12:46 PM ET, Wed February 7, 2018
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Rescue services search for people at a damaged building in Hualien, Taiwan, on Wednesday, February 7. A 6.4 magnitude earthquake was recorded about 21 kilometers (13 miles) north of Hualien late Tuesday. Several people were killed and many were injured. RITCHIE B. TONGO/EPA-EFE
An emergency worker walks near a crane that was working to support the Yun Tsui building in Hualien. The residential building was shifted off its foundation during the quake. ANTHONY WALLACE/AFP/Getty Images
Rescue workers climb over debris at the Yun Tsui building. ANTHONY WALLACE/AFP/Getty Images
Emergency personnel rescue a pet dog from a damaged building in Hualien on February 7. RITCHIE B. TONGO/EPA-EFE
Search-and-rescue teams look for survivors in Hualien. Kyodo News/Sipa USA
Emergency workers recover a victim from a destroyed building in Hualien on February 7. RITCHIE B. TONGO/EPA-EFE
Clothes hang on the balcony of a leaning apartment building. Chiang Ying-ying/AP
A crew searches for survivors believed to be trapped inside the collapsed Marshal Hotel in Hualien. Kyodo News/Sipa USA
The Yun Tsui building leans perilously in Hualien. Central News Agency via AP
Rescuers search for survivors on February 7. RITCHIE B. TONGO/EPA-EFE
The Yun Tsui building is propped up after the quake. PAUL YANG/AFP/Getty Images
In this handout photo released by the Taiwan presidential office, President Tsai Ing-wen, center back-facing, is surrounded by media as she is briefed in Hualien on February 7. AP
Members of the fire services hose down damage. ple from damaged buildings after a strong earthquake hit near Taiwan's east coast and killed at least four people. (
An overview of the Yun Tsui building after the quake. Central News Agency via AP
A car is crushed by a building that shifted off its foundation. PAUL YANG/AFP/Getty Images
Rescue workers check the area affected by the quake in Hualien. PAUL YANG/AFP/Getty Images
A rescuer scales a damaged building in search of survivors. RITCHIE B. TONGO/EPA-EFE
Guests of the quake-damaged Marshal Hotel take refuge outside on February 7. YANG JEN-FU/AFP/Getty Images
Members of the emergency services search for people in the debris of a collapsed building. RITCHIE B. TONGO/EPA-EFE
Emergency responders carry out search-and-rescue operations amid rubble outside the Marshal Hotel. STR/AFP/Getty Images