Thursday, August 16, 2007

There are several reports on the earthquake that rumbled through Peru last night. The epicenter was apparently around Pisco, Ica. Early indications are that it was around 8.0 on the Richter scale and that hundreds have died, thousands left homeless.

McClatchy reporter Tyler Bridges has several reports and seems to be among the first international journalists in Pisco. A version of his first story (they are chronologically ordered from earliest to latest below) was posted no later than 9:10pm EST. The reports include:


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