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Powerful Earthquake Hits Japan's Osaka; See Pictures

World | Associated Press | June 18, 2018, 9:57 am
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 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. (Image: AP)

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. (Image: AP)

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 Passengers descend from a train on the track after train service was suspended to check for damage following an earthquake in Takatsuki city, Osaka, western Japan. (Image: AP)

Passengers descend from a train on the track after train service was suspended to check for damage following an earthquake in Takatsuki city, Osaka, western Japan. (Image: AP)

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 Water floods out from crack in the road, following an earthquake in Takatsuki, Osaka. (Image: AP)

Water floods out from crack in the road, following an earthquake in Takatsuki, Osaka. (Image: AP)

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 Smoke rises from a house blaze in Takatsuki, Osaka, following an earthquake. (Image: AP)

Smoke rises from a house blaze in Takatsuki, Osaka, following an earthquake. (Image: AP)

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 The gate of Myotoku-ji temple collapses after an earthquake hit Ibaraki City, Osaka, western Japan. (Image: AP)

The gate of Myotoku-ji temple collapses after an earthquake hit Ibaraki City, Osaka, western Japan. (Image: AP)

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 Passengers walk on railroad as train service was suspended following an earthquake in Ikeda, Osaka. (Image: AP)

Passengers walk on railroad as train service was suspended following an earthquake in Ikeda, Osaka. (Image: AP)

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 Wall lies on road after it fell down following an earthquake near an elementary school in Takatsuki, Osaka. (Image: AP)

Wall lies on road after it fell down following an earthquake near an elementary school in Takatsuki, Osaka. (Image: AP)

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 School children take shelter at schoolyard in Ikeda, Osaka, following an earthquake on Monday, June 18, 2018. (Image: AP)

School children take shelter at schoolyard in Ikeda, Osaka, following an earthquake on Monday, June 18, 2018. (Image: AP)

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 Electric boards lean at a platform of Ibaraki-shi train station in Ibaraki City, Osaka, western Japan. (Image: AP)

Electric boards lean at a platform of Ibaraki-shi train station in Ibaraki City, Osaka, western Japan. (Image: AP)

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 Police inspect the site, covered by blue sheet, where a girl was killed by fallen wall, following an earthquake near an elementary school in Takatsuki, Osaka. (Image: AP)

Police inspect the site, covered by blue sheet, where a girl was killed by fallen wall, following an earthquake near an elementary school in Takatsuki, Osaka. (Image: AP)

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