Earthquake kills two on Lefkada Island, Greece

An earthquake of 6.1 magnitude (preliminary) occurred on the island of Lefkada in Greece. Two people were killed. The island is popular with tourists, particularly the towns of Vassiliki and Nydri, which are near the damaged areas.

Advice For Travellers

The earthquake caused landslides and extensive damage to roads and buildings in the southeast area of the island. Travellers should avoid these areas since essential services may be disrupted.

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