Ecuador says death toll from quake jumps to 413

ByDOLORES OCHOA and ALLEN PANCHANA via AP logo
Monday, April 18, 2016
A rescue worker searches in the rubble of a destroyed house in the Pacific coastal town of Pedernales, Ecuador, Sunday, April 17, 2016.
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QUITO, Ecuador -- Ecuador's government says the death toll from the weekend's powerful earthquake has climbed to 413.

The increase came in the government's latest bulletin on casualties from the powerful 7.8-magnitude quake that hit the country's Pacific coastline.

About 2,500 people are listed as injured.