John Key: Earthquake damage likely to be significant

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Newstalk ZB Staff ,
Publish Date
Mon, 14 Nov 2016, 8:28AM
Prime Minister John Key at the National Crisis Management Center (Felix Marwick)

John Key: Earthquake damage likely to be significant

Author
Newstalk ZB Staff ,
Publish Date
Mon, 14 Nov 2016, 8:28AM

Prime Minister John Key joins Mike Hosking to discuss the Civil Defence response to the earthquake that took place overnight.

He said the damage is likely to be more significant than it currently appears, particularly in terms of structural damage to buildings.

At the time of the interview, there were two confirmed fatalities. Mr Key offered his condolences to the families of the victims of the quake.