>> At least a dozen people lost their lives after a powerful earthquake struck on Lombok, a popular tourist destination near Bali in Indonesia. Sending villagers fleeing from their homes into open fields to avoid collapsing buildings.>> It happened so suddenly at around 6:00 in the morning, suddenly everything simply collapsed.
My child was inside the house, thankfully he survived.
> An emergency tent has been sent up to treat the injured as the local hospital was damaged. And electricity was cut off around the slopes of Mount Rinjani, a busy trekking destination. The 6.4 magnitude quake could also be felt strongly on the west side of Bali.
Earthquakes are common in Indonesia because it's located on the seismically active Ring of Fire.