Chrissy Teigen and her family caught in an earthquake which shook Bali in Indonesia! Chrissy shares it in real-time with her social media followers!

American model and singer John Legend’s wife, Chrissy Teigen and her family were on a vacation in Bali, Indonesia and were caught in a powerful and deadly earthquake which shook that island country. She shared her experience in real time with her social media followers.

The Indonesian earthquake and Chrissy Teigen and family

A powerful earthquake of 7.0 magnitude hit the tourist island of Lombok near Bali in Indonesia. At least 91 people are feared dead. There could be more casualties as the rescuers have been unable to reach the deep interiors of the island which was hard-hit. The neighboring Bali which is 80.5 km to the east of Lombok was also shaken by the tremors. It was the second deadly earthquake to have affected Lombok in the last one week.

Source: Harper’s Bazaar (Chrissy and Luna)

Chrissy Teigen and her husband John Legend, 39 with their two children, Luna, 2 and Miles, 2 months had gone for a vacation to Bali when they were caught in the earthquake. Chrissy was shocked as well as worried about her kids and family when the land of Bali shook.

Chrissy tweets in real time

She tweeted immediately to her 10.6 million fans worldwide:

“Oh, my God. Bali. Trembling. So long.” 

She tweeted again:

“Oh man. We are on stilts. It felt like a ride. 15 solid seconds of “hooooooly shit this is happening.”

This was followed by a number of aftershocks. And Chrissy wrote:

“So many aftershocks. I’m either still trembling or these little quakes won’t stop I’M TRYING TO BE NORMAL HERE,” 

Chrissy, 32 communicated to her followers that she and her family is safe but worried about those around. She also told the media to concentrate on helping the people directly affected by it. She wrote:

“Please don’t make anymore news stories mentioning us. Talk about those in danger and share information to help those in need,” 

The after-effect of the earthquake

After the earthquake, there was a blackout as all the electricity was shut. Many residents on the island and Bali were forced to come out of their houses. There were parts of many buildings which had collapsed.

The couple’s earlier Instagram posts of the vacation in Bali

The couple also had earlier posted pictures of Chrissy and John cuddled with Miles. In one, Chrissy was seen breastfeeding Miles and in another picture, John was reclining on a couch with his two children.

Source: People (John and his two kids)

There was a picture of the cute little Luna and Chrissy had captioned it”

“my girl.”

Chrissy and John had also attended a cooking class in Bali. There was also a photo of John planting a kiss on Chrissy’s cheek. John had not forgotten even when on a vacation to wish former President of the USA Barack Obama a happy birthday on his 57th birthday. He wrote:

“Happy #ObamaDay. We in Indonesia toasting our President.” 

It may be recalled that Barack Obama had lived in Indonesia for a few years of his life.

Source: Metro.co.uk (Chrissy and Miles)

Short Bio on Chrissy Teigen

Chrissy Teigen is an American model. She appeared in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue in 2010 and was named Rookie of the Year. She is the wife of famous American singer John Legend. More Bio…

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