A MAGNITUDE 6.1 earthquake struck the Japanese city of Takatsuki, in the Osaka Prefecture, on Monday morning, killing at least three people and injuring 243. Here are the latest earthquake damage pictures from Osaka prefecture.
Debris of damaged walls are scattered following an earthquake, in Ibaraki, Osaka, Monday, June 18, 2018. A strong earthquake knocked over walls and set off scattered fires around the city of Osaka in western Japan on Monday morning. (Yosuke Mizuno/Kyodo News via AP)
TOPSHOT – Passengers from a train walk along railroad tracks following an earthquake in Osaka on June 18, 2018. – A strong quake hit western Japan early June 18, but there were no immediate reports of major damage or risk of tsunami waves, officials said. (Photo by STR / JIJI PRESS / AFP) / Japan OUT (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)
TAKATSUKI, JAPAN – JUNE 18: (CHINA OUT, SOUTH KOREA OUT) In this aerial image, fire breaks out at a house after the magnitude 6.1 earthquake on June 18, 2018 in Takatsuki, Osaka, Japan. A powerful earthquake struck Osaka and neighbouring prefectures, killing at least three people and disrupting morning train services and knocking out power in a widespread area. The quake, which hit at 7:58 am, registered a lower 6 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 in northern Osaka Prefecture and an upper 5 in southern Kyoto Prefecture, according to the Meteorological Agency. (Photo by The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images)
Police check a collapsed road following an earthquake in Takatsuki, north of Osaka prefecture on June 18, 2018.
At least two people, including a child, were killed on June 18, after a strong quake rocked the second city of Osaka during the morning rush hour, Japan’s government said. / AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS / STR / Japan OUT[/caption]