Mexico: Strong quake strikes, collapsing buildings

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A Strong earthquake has struck relevant Mexico, toppling constructions within the capital Mexico Metropolis and killing several folks, stories say.

The capital’s airport has suspended operations after the 7.1 magnitude quake, and constructions throughout the town were evacuated.

Hearth has been suggested in several constructions, with some folks stated to be trapped inside.

Earlier this month, A Robust 8.1 magnitude tremor left as a minimum 90 lifeless.

The epicentre of the quake used to be subsequent to Atencingo within the imperative state of Puebla, some 120km (75 miles) from the capital Mexico Metropolis, the usa Geological Survey mentioned.

Harm was additionally said in different towns around the capital, with local media reporting at the least three deaths in Puebla.

The tremor came about as an earthquake drill was being held in Mexico Metropolis, on the Thirty Second anniversary of a quake that killed up to 10,000 folks.


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