A powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.1 has rocked central Mexico and its capital, killing at least 224 people and destroying buildings.
According to the US geological survey, the epicentre was located in Puebla state, just south of Mexico City.
It struck around lunchtime sending thousands running into the streets in panic.
President Enrique Peña Nieto flew over the area to survey the damage:
“At this moment we have an emergency in Mexico City and we are going to focus our operational presence in the capital.”