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In Mexico, rescuers battle to extract victims from rubble

Rescue workers search for survivors, some holding their arms up as a sign to maintain silence, at an apartment building located on Amsterdam street, at the intersection with Laredo street, that collapsed during an earthquake in the Condesa neighborhood of Mexico City, Mexico, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Tuesday's magnitude 7.1 earthquake has stunned central Mexico, killing more than 200 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

More than two days ago, a 7.1-magnitude earthquake crumbled Mexico City, reducing many of its buildings to rubble.

Among those buildings was a school; rescuers have since been sifting the debris in hopes that children will be found still alive.

It's thought that several more are still trapped, KABB reports.

One little girl has been the hope across the world that people can and will be rescued.

Everything from water and tools are dropped off. When rescuers need something, a call goes out and every day citizens drive to collapsed buildings to deliver it.

About 45 minutes from the school, another race against time is on.

It's a company where three people are believed to be still alive trapped inside a car.

Right outside the secure area, doctors wait for the three potential victims.

One doctor says they are all there volunteering and praying that more are found alive.

Workers for the city government have been onsite since Tuesday.

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