226 people killed by powerful earthquake in Mexico

Vastavam web: At least 226 people were killed by a powerful earthquake that struck central Mexico says nation’s civil agency.

The death toll in Mexico City surged to 117 people, Luis Felipe Puente, the head of the agency, wrote in a post on Twitter.
In south of Mexico City, 55 people killed, Puente said. At least 12 people were killed in the neighboring state of Mexico, and three deaths were reported in the state of Guerrero on the Pacific coast.