UPDATE: Students caught in earthquake safe, returning to East Texas Saturday

Posted By 10pm News Producer Kelly Hefelfinger khefelfinger@kltv.com

Some East Texans, caught in an earthquake in Central America, are on their way back home.

A spokesperson for Kilgore College's honor society says the group is okay after Thursday's 7.1 magnitude quake in Belize.

The group was in Belize on a mission trip.

The spokesperson tells us the group will fly back to East Texas on Saturday.