Guatemala: Earthquake kills dozens

 
 
 
  • A firefighter stand one bodies of four people who died in the earthquake in Guatemala. (Johan Ordonez, AFP)
  • Relatives of Rosa Ramos, who died in the earthquake, gather over her coffin at a morgue before returning her remains to her village. (Moises Castillo, AP)
  • A relative of an injured person sits on the floor of a public hospital. (Moises Castillo, AP)
  • The relatives of Rosa Ramos, who died in the earthquake, walk together as they transport Ramos' body from the morgue to her village. (Moises Castillo, AP)
  • Residents walk among rubble after a magnitude 7.4 earthquake struck in San Marcos, Guatemala. The mountain village, 130 kilometers from the epicenter, suffered much of the damage. (Moises Castillo, AP)
  • Yellow taped is draped in front of a home damaged in a magnitude 7.4 earthquake that struck in San Marcos, Guatemala. This is the strongest earthquake to hit Guatemala since a deadly 1976 quake that killed 23,000. (Moises Castillo, AP)
  • (Moises Castillo, AP)
  • A car remains under the ruins of a collapsed house. At least 48 people died in southwestern Guatemala after a strong 7.4-magnitude earthquake struck off the country's Pacific coast. (AFP)
  • (Johan Ordonez, AFP)
  • (Johan Ordonez, AFP)
  • Guatemalan poli members stand guard in front of a damaged house. (AFP)
  • Relatives of people injured in an earthquake spend the night at a hospital. (Johan Ordonez, AFP)
  • Aurelia Lopez comforts her son Alex Fuenteswho was injured in an earthquake, at a hospital. (Johan Ordonez, AFP)
  • A Civil protection member helps a woman on a wheelchair out of her office in Mexico City after a strong quake. A 7.4 magnitude quake struck off the Pacific coast of Guatemala, El Salvador and Mexico Wednesday, the US Geological Survey said, calling it a preliminary reading. The Pacific Tsnumani Warning Center said there was no destructive widespread tsunami threat. (Pedro Pardo, AFP)
  • People speak by public phones in Guatemala City, after a strong quake. (Johan Ordonez, AFP)
  • (Johan Ordonez, AFP)
  • Locals stare at damages in a house. (AFP)