A magnitude 5.3 earthquake rocked Croatia's capital, Sunday, March 22, causing widespread damage and panic.

READ MORE: A 5.3 magnitude earthquake struck Croatia’s capital, Zagreb, Sunday morning, causing widespread damage and power outages.

A 15-year-old was in critical condition.

"We got a call about a collapsed building. Teams went to the spot and found a seriously injured child who did not show signs of life,” Zarko Rasic, the head of Zagreb's emergency unit told state-run HINA news agency.

Several buildings cracked, and walls and rooftops were damaged. Concrete slabs fell on cars and chimneys fell off the roofs. Streets in downtown Zagreb were littered with debris.

LINK: https://www.voanews.com/europe/one-fatality-53-magnitude-earthquake-hits...

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