The death toll in the earthquake in Mexico was close to 100
The earthquake, which occurred on Friday, September 8, in Mexico killed 96 people. Reported by the Associated Press.
Initially, according to the Agency, Mexico’s foreign Ministry reported 95 deaths throughout the country, then the government of Chiapas reported another of the victims.
Earlier, Reuters reported 90 dead. According to data from the National seismological service of Mexico, the magnitude of the earthquake was 8.2, and its epicenter was located in the South-East of the country in Chiapas, the center lies at a depth of 58 km.
Because of the aftershocks, there was a small tsunami, the height of the waves does not exceed one meter. Element damaged buildings in Mexican cities, as well as left without electricity for about 200 thousand people.