Earthquake kills more than 160 in Indonesia - Check out in detail

A powerful earthquake killed at least 162 people and injured hundreds on Indonesia's main island of Java on Monday

Disaster management officials in Cianjur regency, near the epicenter of the quake, released a statement late Monday saying that at least 162 people died and hundreds more were injured in the disaster

The majority who died were hit by buildings. Some were hit on the head,” said Herman Suherman, head of the Cianjur regency

More than 2,200 houses have been damaged, according to officials, with approximately 13,000 people displaced.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake occurred at a depth of only six miles

Local television footage showed scenes of chaos as crowds of injured people, some bandaged and bleeding, rushed to hospitals and clinics for treatment.

Patients at Cianjur Hospital, some on stretchers, had to be evacuated outside for fear that the building could collapse.

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