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One killed and 20 injured in Greek earthquake

Published 08/06/2008

At least one person has been killed in Greece following an earthquake in the south of the country.

About 20 people are reported injured after the six-point-five magnitude tremor which struck near the city of Patras.

Officials say at least five buildings have collapsed and residents have fled onto the streets.

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