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Survivors tell of quake horror in Taiwan

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TOPPLED. Rescue personnel work at the site of a collapsed building in the southern Taiwanese city of Tainan on February 6, 2016, following a strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake. Sam Yeh/AFP
‘I was scared awake by the quake and I held my wife and child until it stopped shaking,’ recounts one survivor

TAINAN, Taiwan (Feb. 7, 2016) — Rescuers searched through the night on Saturday, February 6, hoping to free residents trapped in buildings toppled by a deadly earthquake in Taiwan, as survivors recalled being plucked to safety from their ruined homes.

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