Monday, 10 December, 2018

Magnitude 7.5 earthquake hits southern Mexico

A large earthquake with preliminary magnitude struck near San Lorenzo Mexico on Feb. 16 2018 A large earthquake with preliminary magnitude struck near San Lorenzo Mexico on Feb. 16 2018
Doris Mccormick | 18 February, 2018, 09:59

The epicentre of the natural disaster was located at 33 miles northeast of Pinotepa, in Oaxaca State.

Thirteen people died and 15 were injured Friday night after a military helicopter carrying government officials assessing quake damage crashed in southern Mexico, said the Oaxaca state prosecutor's office. The quake, which originated 15 miles deep, sent citizens streaming out into the street after they were order to evacuate following an natural disaster alert.

When people were already returning to their homes or workplaces, the jolt began to be felt with considerable intensity, which caused panic in some parts of the city.

People wait outside their offices and vehicles in Mexico City after an quake Friday.

People react after an natural disaster shook buildings in Mexico City today.

"Obviously people are afraid", Puebla emergency response chief Gustavo Ariza said.

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That included reports of a wall that collapsed in the upscale Condesa neighborhood, which was hit hard by last year's quakes.

A presidential spokesman, Eduardo Sánchez, told the Televisa network two hours after the quake that there were no reports of deaths or injuries.

The U.S. Geological Survey said the epicenter was located about 23 miles from Pinotepa de Don Luis in Oaxaca state. "Everybody ran out onto the street", said Roxana Hernandes, a resident of the town of Juchitan.

No deaths have been reported, although 1 million customers were without power as of Friday evening.

"Unfortunately, multiple people on the ground lost their lives and others were injured", he wrote on Twitter, sending his condolences to the families. Office towers and other high-rises are said to have swayed due to the tremors, the epicentre of which was traced to a region near Mexico's Pacific coast and its border with Guerrero state.

The September 19 quake struck closer to Mexico City. A 5.8 magnitude aftershock hit an hour later.

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