At least 34 dead as Indonesia quake topples homes.

An earthquake shook Indonesia’s Sulawesi island just after midnight Friday, toppling homes and buildings, triggering landslides and killing at least 34 people.

More than 600 people were injured during the magnitude 6.2 quake, which sent people fleeing their homes in the darkness. Authorities were still collecting information about the full scale of casualties and damage in the affected areas.

There were also reports of many others trapped in the rubble of collapsed homes and buildings.

In a video released by the National Disaster Mitigation Agency, a girl stuck in the wreckage of a house cried out for help and said she heard the sound of other family members also trapped.

“Please help me, it hurts,” the girl told rescuers, who replied that they desperately wanted to help her.

Thousands of displaced people were evacuated to temporary shelters.

The quake was centered 36 kilometers (22 miles) south of West Sulawesi province’s Mamuju district, at a depth of 18 kilometers (11 miles), the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Rescuer Saidar Rahmanjaya said a lack of heavy equipment was hampering the operation to clear the rubble. He said his team was working to save 20 people trapped in eight buildings, including in the governor’s office, a hospital and hotels.

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