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Monday 19 February 2018

Minor quake rattles LA buildings

Buildings in central Los Angeles were left shaking by a minor earthquake
Buildings in central Los Angeles were left shaking by a minor earthquake

A minor earthquake has rattled southern California, shaking buildings in central Los Angeles.

The US Geological Survey says the 3.9-magnitude quake struck at 8:24am and was centred about five miles east-southeast of Santa Clarita.

Shaking was felt across the Santa Clarita Valley, in central Los Angeles and in West Hollywood.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

Press Association

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