- A state of emergency was declared for affected areas
- Strong aftershock hits Amatrice
- Rescue workers are racing to find survivors amid the rubble
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Amatrice, Italy (CNN)A girl who endured nearly 17 hours in the rubble after this week's earthquake has undergone surgery and is doing well, Italian national news agency ANSA said late Thursday.