“We are evaluating the consequences of the earthquake”: Guillermo Lasso

Similarly, the collapse of the old cabotage pier, damage to the YAT Club Machala, the fall of telephone lines and the lack of electricity in several cantons of the province were recorded. In addition, there were cracked walls of a building, where people were trapped.

“In addition, the collapse of the SIS ECU 911 camera tower on the island of Jambelí, Santa Rosa canton, has so far recorded three deaths,” he said in a statement.

In the coastal province of Guayas, there was damage to the masonry of buildings and shopping centers, as well as the collapse of the facade of a supermarket.

In the Andean province of Chimborazo, a highway was hit after a landslide caused by the earthquake.

The public company Petroecuador confirmed that the facilities of the terminals: Marítimo-Balao, Chorrillos, Monteverde, La Libertad, La Toma Loja Deposit did not record any news.

Source: El heraldo