A magnitude-6.8 earthquake jolted Luding County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, at 12:52 p.m. on Monday.
Here is what we know so far:
- A total of 88 people were killed and 30 remain missing, as of midday on Friday.
- Minor aftershocks are still rattling the areas after the first strong shake hit on Monday.
- Search and relief efforts face difficulties primarily because of road blockages and rain.