Day two following the devastating earthquake in New Zealand’s second-largest city, Christchurch, brings forth even more disturbing images of destruction.

At press time, 98 people were reported dead, with 226 still missing. Predicted property losses continue to rise, with many believing the damage sustained will make this event one of the costliest earthquakes in history.

Click the following pages to see the extent of the damage being sustained. Additional photographs of the damage presented yesterday may be viewed by clicking here.

New Zealand Earthquake Damage

A house is damaged from falling rock in the Christchurch, New Zealand, suburb of Larel, Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, after the city was hit by a 6.3 magnitude earthquake Tuesday. (AP Photo/NZPA, Dave Wethey)

New Zealand Earthquake Damage

Heavy machinery demolishes an earthquake damaged church in Christchurch, New Zealand, Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

 New Zealand Earthquake Damage

 Huge boulders rest where they landed between buildings in Christchurch suburb of Sumner, New Zealand Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011. (AP Photo/NZPA, Dave Wethey)

New Zealand Earthquake Damage

Emergency workers prepare to remove a body from the site of the CTV building in Christchurch, New Zealand, Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011. (AP Photo/New Zealand Herald, Sarah Ivey)

New Zealand Earthquake Damage

A police dog searches in the rubble with his handler in Christchurch, New Zealand, Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011. (AP Photo/New Zealand Herald, Mark Mitchell)

New Zealand Earthquake Damage

Search and recovery personnel work near the destroyed Christchurch Cathedral in Christchurch, New Zealand , Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011. Authorities have confirmed 98 people dead and more than 220 missing with rescue searches still underway but are being hampered due to increased chance of further damage due to constant aftershocks.(AP Photo/Rob Griffith)

New Zealand Earthquake Damage

Cars crushed by destroyed buildings are left in Christchurch, New Zealand , Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith)

New Zealand Earthquake Damage

People look at a damaged church after a powerful earthquake struck Christchurch, New Zealand, Tuesday, Feb, 22, 2011. (AP Photo/Layton Duncan)

New Zealand Earthquake Damage

A building in Christchurch, New Zealand, is destroyed after an earthquake struck Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011. (AP Photo/NZPA, Pam Johnson)

New Zealand Earthquake Damage

A building in Christchurch, New Zealand, is destroyed after an earthquake struck Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011. (AP Photo/NZPA, Pam Johnson)