According to a press release from the Ministry of Climate Crisis and Civil Protection of Greece, at least one person was killed, and nine others were injured due to the earthquake in Crete.
On Monday morning, an earthquake of magnitude 5.8 occurred in Crete, according to the authorities. The European Seismological Center initially reported an earthquake magnitude of 6.5, but later the magnitude was clarified and lowered to 6.0. Subsequently, several aftershocks were recorded. The authorities report material damage as a result of the earthquake.