A 5.9-magnitude earthquake jolted the western Iranian province of Kermanshah, on Sunday, leaving at least 146 people injured.

According to the Seismological Center of the Geophysics Institute of Tehran University, the quake rocked Tazeh Abad to the west of Kermanshah at 14:45 local time.

Latest information from the quake-hit region suggests that no one has been killed as a result of this earthquake.

The quake was also felt in nearly all parts of the province.

A massive 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit Ezgeleh in the same province in 2017 that claimed the lives of 620 and injured more than 12,000 people.