The Mexican Consulate in Sacramento is reaching out to people affected by the massive 8.1 magnitude earthquake which struck Thursday night. Consul General Liliana Ferrer says people can use emergency numbers for contacting the hardest hit states.

Chiapas: 011 52 96 1615 5178

Oaxaca: 001 52 80 0170 7070

Veracruz : 011 52 22 8820 3170

Anyone having trouble getting through on those lines can call the emergency number here in the U.S. and the Consulate staff will provide help.

1-855-463-6395