A 6.0 magnitude earthquake struck the western region of Turkey on Wednesday, the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC) announced.
As the earthquake hit the Turkish city of Düzce, the tremors were felt as far away as Istanbul and Ankara.
The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2 km (1.24 miles), the EMSC said.
This is a developing story. More details are awaited.
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