Strong earthquake strikes northeast of Barbados

Strong earthquake strikes northeast of Barbados

According to the United States Geological Survey, the magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck northeast of Barbados early Tuesday February 18 2014, jolting thousands from their sleep but causing no reported damage or casualties.

Emergency officials tell Barbadians not to panic following earthquake  

Judy Thomas director of the Department of Emergency Management, said in a broadcast that there was only a remote possibility of a small tsunami unlikely to have any major impact on Barbados.
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