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Hualien earthquake/Train passengers capture shocking photos of massive landslide: They think it’s the end of the world

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Hualien earthquake/Train passengers capture shocking photos of massive landslide: They think it’s the end of the world

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Hualien County this morning.EarthquakeThe disaster continued to expand. A Taitung citizen who was riding the train was suddenly woken up by a violent jerk. When he opened his eyes, there was a landslide on the side of the mountain and close to the sea. He became frightened and thought “the world was ending.”

“It’s extremely scary.” The passenger, surnamed Hong, said he was literally terrified after seeing the scene in front of him. At this moment it seemed very unrealistic. On one side the sky was breaking and on the other side the Pacific Ocean. Earthquake and tsunami alarms kept ringing on his mobile phone. You didn’t know what to do in the car. Nor can you move.

He said that he took the 6:13 am bus from Taipei in the morning.Tarocco no.When I reached Chiben, Taitung, I fell asleep as soon as I boarded the bus. When I reached Hualien, I suddenly felt that the car was shaking violently. When I opened my eyes, I saw a lot of dust flying from Central. The mountains, the mountains were cracking, but I didn’t know it was an earthquake.

He didn’t know a major earthquake had occurred until an earthquake alarm went off on his mobile phone. Unexpectedly, a few seconds later the alarm sounded again, and it was a tsunami alarm. He quickly looked out the window at the Pacific Ocean. He was really afraid that the tsunami would swallow the train. It was like a real doomsday disaster movie.

After the earthquake,Taiwan RailwaysCurrently, designated trains on the Eastern Line from Shulin to Taitung are suspended, while designated trains on the Western Line are gradually resuming operations. Cross-Line northern half-loop trains run only to Kidu, and southern half-loop trains run only to Taitung. The Yilan Line shuttle bus operates only to Yilan. The Southern Link Line operates normally.

A man named Hong from Taitung took the 6:13 Taroko train from Taipei to Taitung Chiben early in the morning. A magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck unexpectedly while passing through Hualien. (Provided by people with the surname Hong)

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