Eight foreigners bodies recovered from Mexico quake

Vastavam web: The bodies of eight foreigners have been recovered from the rubble of the quake that struck Mexico City, officials said today. The remains were those of four Taiwanese women, a Korean man, a Spanish man, a Panamanian woman and an Argentine man, Mexico’s high court said in a statement citing information from the forensic
institute.In the capital, the quake toppled 39 buildings, mostly in a central area with older construction that is popular with tourists and foreigners living in the city, and also in the south.

The court statement said the bodies of the foreigners were pulled “from the rubble caused by the earthquake on Tuesday.” All but one of the 65 corpses examined by the service have been handed over to next of kin, it said.