BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – Jovani Morales of Bakersfield was in his cousin’s home in Mexico Metropolis on Tuesday, when he stated, unexpectedly, everybody was screaming earthquake.
Morales, 21, recollects the terrifying moments after the 7.1 earthquake rattled Mexico Metropolis to 23ABC by way of FaceTime.
“We have been operating down the steps, and on the steps is once I truly felt it,” Morales stated. “Once I felt it, we have been simply swaying forwards and backwards and forwards and backwards.”
Morales stated he traveled to Mexico Metropolis to go to household for Mexican Independence Day, which was celebrated on Friday.
He stated the earthquake alarms that often go off in Mexico did not go off, and the shaking lasted for about 5 minutes.
Morales stated the house he’s staying in didn’t get broken.