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South Africa: 5.3-magnitude earthquake kills one

August 6, 2014 - 6:00am

A 5.3-magnitude earthquake hit South Africa, killing one person, Bloomberg reported.

"Everything was moving up and down like a giant wave," said James Piepers, mine manager at China African Precious Metals Pty. Ltd. in Orkney.

AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. said 21 workers suffered minor injuries.

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