Victims were trapped in the rubble of homes which collapsed after a major 5.7 magnitude earthquake sent terrified residents scrambling into streets.
Residents shared photos of damage to their homes, including cracks in walls, after the tremor struck about eight miles from Harnai, Pakistan.
The quake destroyed several houses in Harnai and Shahrag, with several people reported to be buried under collapsed buildings, a regional official told HUM News.
There were fears of fatalities as a number of injured victims were rushed to hospitals for treatment and rescuers searched houses which were knocked down.
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