A powerful 7.1 earthquake struck Mexico City on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, collapsing buildings and sending thousands fleeing into streets exactly 32 years on the anniversary of the 1985 devestating earthquake. (Prensa Internacional/Zuma Press/TNS)

Dozens killed as powerful 7.1 earthquake strikes central Mexico

A powerful earthquake shook central Mexico on Tuesday, killing dozens of people, crumbling buildings and sending thousands in the capital fleeing into the streets screaming.

Authorities in central Mexican state of Morelos reported at least 42 deaths, and officials said at least two more occurred in the state of Mexico, which surrounds the capital.World

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