Five injured in M5.0 quake in SW China's Tonghai County

Five people were wounded as a magnitude 5.0 earthquake struck Tonghai County, southwest China's Yunnan Province, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC). 

The quake happened at around 1:44 a.m. BJT with a depth of seven kilometers.

The five injured have already been hospitalized and are in stable condition.

The rescue operation is underway.