RadioBDC Logo
Out Of The Black | Royal Blood Listen Live
THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING

Turkey to end search for survivors

Earthquake toll raised to 582

By Burhan Ozbilici
Associated Press / October 30, 2011

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

Turkish rescue teams were digging through the remains of four collapsed buildings yesterday in what the deputy prime minister said would be the final day of the search for survivors of a devastating earthquake six days ago. The death toll in the 7.2-magnitude earthquake that also rattled parts of Iran and Armenia, increased to 582, of whom 455 were in the eastern city of Ercis. Close to 4,000 were injured and some 230 were brought out of the ruins alive, authorities said.

For more from BostonGlobe.com, sign up or log in below

Find this article and more quality reporting of The Boston Globe at BostonGlobe.com

Sign up

Unlimited Access to BostonGlobe.com for 4 weeks for only 99¢.

Are you a Boston Globe home delivery subscriber?

Get FREE access as part of your print subscription.

BostonGlobe.com subscriber

Click to log in and to visit the website.

Boston.com top stories on Twitter

    waiting for twitterWaiting for Twitter to feed in the latest...