This afternoon, the first sizable earthquake to hit Mexico City in over 30 years rocked Mexico City, Mexico. And rocked is an understatement. At the current moment, 149 people have been reported killed due to the quake. Videos tumbled through social media of swaying buildings, windows of skyscrapers falling from stories above, and parking garages collapsing. Accounts of restaurants shaking apart, with light fixtures falling on those dining, were indicative of the magnitude of this event.
One person, who provided an eye witness account of the widespread destruction was Sluggerrr. He is the mascot of the Major League Baseball Team, The Kansas City Royals . He happened to arrive before the event and gave an eyewitness account of it all.