Write a paragraph (10-sentence minimum, college-level writing) on these recent interrelated events, drawing information from at least two (2) articles you find online or in a newspaper or magazine.
On Friday, Sept. 28th a 7.5M earthquake struck near the City of Palu on Sulawesi Island in Indonesia, destroying many buildings, and killing an unknown number of residents. A tsunami alert was issued, but was lifted within an hour. Unfortunately, a 1.5 – 2 meter tsunami arrived soon after, wreaking more havoc on the island’s infrastructure and population. It is estimated that the final death toll may reach into the thousands.