Tsunami warning lifted for Indonesia's Sumatra island: local TV

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Residents ride a motorcycle to higher ground after an earthquake struck off the west coast of Sumatra in the city of Padang, West Sumatra

Residents ride a motorcycle to higher ground after an earthquake struck off the west coast of Sumatra in the city of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia March 2, 2016. REUTERS/Iggoy el Fitra/Antara Foto

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Authorities lifted a tsunami warning for Indonesia's Sumatra island that was issued following a major earthquake off the western part of the island, TVRI said on Wednesday quoting an official with the meteorological agency.

(Reporting by Heru Aspirhanto; Editing by Nick Macfie)