Indonesia quake kills 82, hundreds injured: official

Indonesia quake kills 82, hundreds injured: official

A woman walks past debris from a collapsed wall following a strong earthquake in Lendang Bajur Hamlet, Lombok island, indonesia August 6, 2018 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Antara Foto/Ahmad Subaidi/ via REUTERS.

A powerful quake on the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok has killed 82 and left hundreds wounded, national disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said early today, with thousands of buildings damaged.

The seven-magnitude tremor, which triggered panic among tourists and locals, was also felt on the neighbouring island of Bali.

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