ITALY — A strong, shallow earthquake devastated towns in central Italy early Wednesday, August 24th — placing rescuers in a desperate race against time to try to pull survivors from the rubble.
It was a 6.2 magnitude quake.
Even if you are geographically removed from the area, here in Wisconsin, for example, there are ways you can make a difference for those directly impacted by the natural disaster.
5. Make sure your friends and family are safe: Facebook has activated Safety Check