PHOTOS: Powerful earthquake hits central Mexico

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 12:33PM
Rescue workers and volunteers search for survivors on a collapsed building the Del Valle neighborhood in Mexico City, Tuesday Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Miguel Tovar)
A witness captured rescue crews and thousands of people helping to pull people from the rubble and crumbled buildings.
Rescue workers search for children trapped inside the collapsed Enrique Rebsamen school in Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Carlos Cisneros)
An injured man is pulled out of a building that collapsed during an earthquake in the Roma Norte neighborhood of Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
People search for survivors in a collapsed building in the Roma neighborhood of Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Enric Marti)
A man walks out of the door frame of a building that collapsed after an earthquake, in the Condesa neighborhood of Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
A cracked road is seen in the aftermath of a powerful earthquake to hit Mexico on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (Twitter/thonyrockr)
An injured person is put in an ambulance in Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Patients lie on their hospital beds after being evacuated following an earthquake in Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Damage is seen in the aftermath of a powerful earthquake to hit Mexico on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (Twitter/AdiAlsaid)
Rescue workers and volunteers search a building that collapsed after an earthquake in downtown Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Damage is seen in the aftermath of a powerful earthquake to hit Mexico on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (Twitter/RuidoEnLaRed)
Damage is seen in the aftermath of a powerful earthquake to hit Mexico on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (Twitter/bernardofarill)
A cracked road is seen in the aftermath of a powerful earthquake to hit Mexico on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (Twitter/michglez)
Debris is seen in the aftermath of a powerful earthquake to hit Mexico on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (Twitter/michglez)
Debris and downed power lines are seen in the aftermath of a powerful earthquake to hit Mexico on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (Twitter/Azafran_ConMiel)
A man enters a damaged building after an earthquake in Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
Remains of a damaged building stands after an earthquake in Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
People evacuated from office buildings gather in Reforma Avenue after an earthquake in Mexico City, Tuesday Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
A woman is comforted after an earthquake in Mexico City Tuesday Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
Women embrace in the street after an earthquake in Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
Remains of a damaged building stands after an earthquake in Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
A woman speaks on her cell phone as people evacuated from office building gather in Reforma Avenue after an earthquake in Mexico City, Tuesday Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
The ABC7 quake cam captures a massive earthquake that struck near Puebla, Mexico on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017.
A map from the U.S. Geological Survey captures a massive earthquake that struck near Puebla, Mexico on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017.
MEXICO CITY - A powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake jolted central Mexico, cracking building facades and scattering rubble on streets in the capital on the anniversary of a devastating 1985 quake.

The temblor, which struck on Tuesday, was centered near the Puebla state town of Raboso, about 76 miles (123 kilometers) southeast of Mexico City.

Read the latest here: 7.1 earthquake strikes near Puebla, Mexico
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