Third earthquake in a week hits East Texas area Friday morning
POSTED: Friday, September 6, 2013 - 8:02am
UPDATED: Friday, September 6, 2013 - 8:05am
Timpson, Texas (KETK) — Another earthquake hit the Timpson area in East Texas early Friday morning.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the earthquake was a magnitude 2.4 on the Richter scale, and hit about two kilometers west of Timpson.
This marks the third earthquake to hit that region in less than a week.
According to the USGS, the quake could be felt in Timpson and Garrison.
Timpson is about 150 miles southeast of Dallas.
Photo from: USGS