Earthquake Death Toll at 155,740 as of May 23

According to Chinese government officials on 23 May 2008, the 7.9-magnitude quake in southwestern China has killed 155,740 and injured 292,481 people, with another 24,960 missing. (Source:

Video posted to YouTube by CrouchingDragon2008, 14 May 2008.

Video posted to YouTube by Feiyunzph, 13 May 2008.