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11 December 2011

Very strong earthquake near Iguala, Mexico – at least 2 people killed and 3 collapsed houses

A strong 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck southern Mexico on Saturday night, about 100 miles south-southwest of the capital, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake, which hit at 7:47 p.m. local time, had an estimated depth of 40 - 60 miles, the USGS said. The agency earlier said it was 6.7 magnitude.

Telemundo reporting at least 2 dead in the 6.5 Mexico quake, 11-year-old boy in roof collapse, pickup driver hit by boulder.

Find the latest information about the earthquake at Earthquake Report.