Social media images, video show shocking devastation from Earthquake in Italy

Rescuers search amid rubble following an earthquake in Amatrice, central Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. The magnitude 6 quake struck at 3:36 a.m. (0136 GMT) and was felt across a broad swath of central Italy, including Rome where residents of the capital felt a long swaying followed by aftershocks. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

Italian police say they are out in force to help relief work, but also to stop looting.

This aerial view of Amatrice, posted by the Italian firefighters post aerial view of the earthquakes devastation in Amatrice:

Locals wake up to earthquake in Italy:

A Facebook Live video from Rieti Life shows the aftermath of the 6.2 magnitude earthquake:

 

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