Friday, September 08, 2017
Mexico earthquake: tsunami confirmed after 8.4 magnitude quake kills three
A magnitude 8.4 earthquake has struck off the coast of Mexico leaving at least three dead, mass evacuations and warnings of tsunamis across the region.
The quake occurred 165km west of the state of Chiapas just before midnight on Thursday local time, and was said to be the strongest earthquake to hit the country since 1985, according to the civil protection agency.
Three people were confirmed dead in Chiapas, the governor said, as the Pacific tsunami warning centre said waves as high as 3m could strike the coast
at 9/08/2017 02:54:00 AM