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Three-year-old rescued from rubble in Turkey, as earthquake death toll hits 100 – ABC News

Rescuers celebrate as they find a three-year-old girl alive beneath a collapsed building, three days after a powerful earthquake struck Turkey and Greece.

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Firefighter Muammer Celik’s heart sank when he reached a small girl trapped under the rubble of the recent deadly earthquake in Turkey.
Key points:

  • A toddler was rescued after three days trapped in the rubble
  • At least 98 people have died in Turkey and two people were killed on the Greek island of Samos
  • Listening devices are being used to detect any signs of life in the debris

She was lying motionless, covered in dust.
He asked a colleague for a body bag.
But as Mr Celik extended his arm to wipe her…

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