the earthquake of magnitude 7.5 occurred on the southern Pacific coast of Mexico, five people were killed and another 30 were injured. All fatal cases recorded in the state of Oaxaca, where the epicenter of the disaster.
According to authorities, five seriously damaged hospitals in the South of the country and two Metropolitan medical center, RIA Novosti reported. Damage to other buildings including the government Palace in Santa lucía del Camino. Due to landslides completely closed sections of Federal highway.
the Tremors were felt in 11 States of the country, but nine of them – Chiapas, Guerrero, Morelos, Tabasco, Veracruz, Puebla, Michoacan, Tlaxcala and Hidalgo not reported serious damage.
Recall that the earthquake occurred on Tuesday, June 23. The epicenter of tremors was located 23 kilometers South of the town of Crucecita in the state of Oaxaca. According to the National seismological service, it was recorded 447 aftershocks, the most powerful of which is a magnitude of 4.6.