Yantao Zhong

 

 

Age: 31

 

Summary: nursing student at King's Education language school in Christchurch, New Zealand who was among one of more than 23 Chinese nationals reported missing and feared dead following the devastating 6.3-magnitude earthquake in New Zealand that killed at least 166 people and seriously injured over 1,500+ others during a series of massive aftershocks occurring nearly six months after the September 2010 Canterbury earthquake, which caused major widespread damage across the central Canterbury region in New Zealand's second-most populous city and its eastern suburbs on the South Island becoming one of the nation's deadliest peacetime disasters in 80 years.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake

 

Born: 1980

 

Died: February 22, 2011

 

Location: Christchurch, New Zealand