Officials in three Western North Carolina counties have all received reports of an earthquake Saturday morning.
People in McDowell, Buncombe and Rutherford counties all reported feeling the tremor. The U.S. Geological Survey reported that a 2.8 magnitude earthquake hit at 6:03 a.m. The USGS reported that the quake was centere
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We had one in IL like 3 years ago… It was the summer in between graduation and when I got a job.
.THE USGS HAS CONFIRMED THAT AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED.
THE QUAKE WAS RATED 4.5 ON THE RICHTER SCALE WITH AN
EPICENTER LOCATED 7 MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF TROY GROVE
ILLINOIS. TIME OF OCCURRENCE WAS 0611 Zâ€¦OR 111 AM