Transcript for Death Toll Climbs to 120 After Earthquake in Italy
As disarmed sect in central Italy. The desperate search for survivors continues into the night. As first responders continue to pull people from underneath tons of rubble. The gut wrenching images of those who perished covered in blanket children among the dead. This image capturing the nuns sitting in front of one of those bodies sister Mary described her daring escape. Expect to hike my sense underneath does event. And then they went outside to us kind of K but to no one's been hurt me. The town of amor reaching one of the hardest hit buildings which towered high about this Hilltop town now disintegrated. Chunks of rock and concrete. Scattered everywhere. There's nothing that's founding. I'm so sorry so many people that's under the rubble. They are people I love. The six point two magnitude earthquake violently erupting in the middle of the night more than 100 feet he aftershocks and tremors felt along the length of the country. When yankees this. Pope Francis now asking for the world's prayers this clock tower the only iconic structure left standing in the town of Emory Che. These before and after shot shows just how much this town changed. In a matter of seconds the State Department is urging Americans in the quake area to call the embassy and to contact family members. Anyway they can including social media outlets. Remind DA BC news New York.
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