Two strong earthquakes struck southern Iran within 90 seconds Sunday, killing at least one person and sparking scenes of panic, official sources said, Sharjah24 reports.
At least 99 people suffered because of the earthquake.
The 6.4 and 6.3 magnitude earthquakes hit at a depth of 15 kilometers (9.3 miles) in Hormozgan province, the Iranian seismological center said.
A 22-year-old man was killed by a falling electricity pole, Iranian Red Crescent chief Mehdi Valipour told state television.
He said several teams have been deployed to assess the damage.
The public broadcaster aired live footage from the area showing trucks stopped on the road, having been shaken by the tremor.
Walls of buildings cracked in the southern port city Bandar Abbas, the capital of Hormozgan province, local governor Azizollah Konari told journalists.
"The earthquakes lasted a long time and frightened people," state television said.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) measured the tremors at magnitudes of 6 and 6.3.