Two teenagers, one boy and one girl, were killed on the island of Samos after the earthquake struck near the coast of the Greek island, Greece’s Civil Protection Ministry told CNN.
The teens were killed when a wall collapsed on them following the earthquake.
A reporter on Greek television, who was near the rescue scene, described search teams’ efforts to save the children.
The Greek Fire Service confirmed they had recovered the teenagers’ bodies from the rubble.
The teenagers’ deaths are being widely reported across Greek media.