2.8 magnitude earthquake strikes Scurry County

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Earthquake in Scurry County, TX

SCURRY COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) — A small magnitude 2.8 earthquake struck rural Scurry County late Tuesday evening, according to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS.)

The 2.9 magnitude quake happened 11:51 p.m., about seven miles north-northeast of Hermleigh, or 12 mi8es east of Snyder.

A 2.8 magnitude earthquake, according to the USGS, does not typically cause damage and can sometimes be felt.

Click here for more information on the quake from the USGS.

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