Mexico’s strongest earthquake in more than 80 years leaves 58 dead

At least 58 people die when Mexico is hit by its most powerful earthquake in over 80 years.

The magnitude-8.1 quake off Mexico’s southern coast late Thursday (local time) was stronger than a devastating 1985 quake that flattened swathes of Mexico City and killed thousands.

MORE: Mexico’s strongest earthquake in more than 80 years leaves 58 dead – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)