Recovery from devastating Mexico earthquake continues today

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Mexico City (CBS Newspath) -- Search and rescue efforts continue in Mexico, following the deadliest earthquake to hit the country in 30 years.

A construction worker searches a building that collapsed after an earthquake, in the Roma neighborhood of Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. A magnitude 7.1 earthquake has rocked central Mexico, killing at least 55 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust and thousands fled into the streets in panic. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)

Wednesday, authorities managed to pull some children to safety, after their elementary school partially collapsed during the quake.

More than 50 people have been pulled from the rubble alive but more than 200 have died.