By: Yang Sz-ruei & Bear Lee
First it was an 8-year-old girl who was pulled from the collapsed building in Tainan at around 5 p.m., 61 hours after the earthquake struck southern Taiwan, rescuers said.
“Uncle, I am very thirsty,” the girl told the rescuers as they pulled her out of the fallen 16-story apartment building. The girl was conscious as she was rescued and was rushed to the hospital for treatment. [FULL STORY]