Haiti raises earthquake death toll, passes 2,200

Haiti raises earthquake death toll, passes 2,200

Haiti's civil protection agency said on Sunday that the toll from this month's magnitude 7.2 earthquake has grown to 2,207. The previous figure had been 2,189 on Wednesday. The agency said via Twitter that 12,268 people were injured and nearly 53,000 houses were destroyed by the August 14 quake.