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6.7-magnitude quake shakes Guatemala

The strongest damage occurred in a house located on the 6th avenue north and Calle de las Animas, to which the cornice collapsed. The walls of other buildings, especially of adobe, have also cracked. Guillermo Spain, volunteer firefighter, reported that they have received calls that report only structural damage, so far victims are barred in the department of Sacatepéquez. Among the reports of damage caused by the earthquake this morning is the one that would have suffered the structure of the ruins of San Gerónimo and the wall of the Retana Estate, where a 10-meter adobe wall collapsed.

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