Photos show devastation after earthquake on Iran-Iraq border kills hundreds

Monday, November 13, 2017 05:29AM
In this photo provided by the Iranian Students News Agency, ISNA, survivors warm themselves in front of destroyed buildings in Sarpol-e-Zahab, Iran, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Pouria Pakizeh/ISNA via AP)
In this photo provided by the Iranian Students News Agency, ISNA, a car lays smashed by debris from the earthquake in Sarpol-e-Zahab in western Iran, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Pouria Pakizeh/ISNA via AP)
In this photo provided by the ISNA, a rescue worker searches debris for survivors with his sniffing dog in Sarpol-e-Zahab in western Iran, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Pouria Pakizeh/ISNA via AP)
In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, relatives weep over the body of an earthquake victim, in Sarpol-e-Zahab, western Iran, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Farzad Menati/Tasnim News Agency via AP)
In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, relatives weep over the bodies of earthquake victims, in Sarpol-e-Zahab, in western Iran, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Farzad Menati/Tasnim News Agency via AP)
In this photo provided by the ISNA, people look at destroyed buildings after an earthquake at the city of Sarpol-e-Zahab in western Iran, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Pouria Pakizeh/ISNA via AP)
In this photo provided by the ISNA, destroyed buildings and a car are seen after an earthquake at the city of Sarpol-e-Zahab in western Iran, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Pouria Pakizeh/ISNA via AP)
In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, relatives weep over the bodies of earthquake victims, in Sarpol-e-Zahab, western Iran, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Farzad Menati/Tasnim News Agency via AP)
People sit on the rubble of a destroyed house after an earthquake in the city of Darbandikhan, northern Iraq, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Felipe Dana/AP Photo)
In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, people carry their belongings in Sarpol-e-Zahab, western Iran, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Farzad Menati/Tasnim News Agency via AP)
Houses are destroyed after an earthquake in the city of Darbandikhan, northern Iraq, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Felipe Dana/AP Photo)
A man stands next to a destroyed house after an earthquake in the city of Darbandikhan, northern Iraq, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Felipe Dana/AP Photo)
A man checks the interior of a damaged house after an earthquake in the city of Darbandikhan, northern Iraq, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Felipe Dana/AP Photo)
People walk next to a destroyed house after an earthquake in the city of Darbandikhan, northern Iraq, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Felipe Dana/AP Photo)
Boys walk on the roof of a destroyed house after an earthquake in the city of Darbandikhan, northern Iraq, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Felipe Dana/AP Photo)
People stand in the street after feeling aftershocks from an earthquake in Baghdad, Iraq, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017. (Hadi Mizban/AP Photo)
People stand in the street after feeling aftershocks from an earthquake in Baghdad, Iraq, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017. (Hadi Mizban/AP Photo)
Hundreds are dead after a 7.3-magnitude struck on the Iraq-Iran border on Sunday, Iranian news outlets reported.

Officials in Iran said that more than 300 people were dead and at least 6,000 injured, ABC News reports.

The USGS also recorded a 5.3-magnitude quake and a 4.5-magnitude quake following the first earthquake.

See photos of the quake in the gallery above.
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