Mexico raises quake death toll to 286

AP , Friday 22 Sep 2017

Mexican authorities have raised the death toll from Tuesday's earthquake to 286, with more than half of them in the capital.

National Civil Protection chief Luis Felipe Puente says 148 people are confirmed dead in Mexico City.

He reports in a tweet sent Friday that there were also 73 deaths in the state of Morelos, 45 in Puebla, 13 in Mexico, six in Guerrero and one in Oaxaca.

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