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General News    H4'ed 2/22/11

BREAKING: New Zealand Hit Hard by New Earthquake

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WELLINGTON, New Zealand -- A 6.3-magnitude earthquake Tuesday rocked the southern New Zealand


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city of Christchurch, collapsing buildings, cracking streets and causing multiple fatalities and serious injuries.

Live video footage (see video below) showed streets strewn with bricks and shattered concrete. Sidewalks and roads were cracked and split, and hundreds of dazed, screaming and crying residents wandered as sirens blared throughout the city. Water mains burst, causing extensive flooding.

The epicenter Tuesday was located in the "worst possible location" for city residents, New Zealand's


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GeoNet Center data manager Kevin Fenaughty told the New Zealand Herald

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