Earthquake Damage Assessment Requested By County DES

From Potter County Today

Potter County Department of Emergency Services is asking anyone who experienced damage from the earthquake that hit the east coast shortly before 2 pm Tuesday to contact the office at 274-8900.  Tremors were reported throughout Potter County. Any damage caused by the quake will be reported to the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency. A 5.8-magnitude earthquake rattled the east coast. The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake occurred at 1:51 with an epicenter nine miles south of Mineral, Va., and had a depth of about one kilometer.

Potter County Today is a timely information site courtesy of the Potter County Commissioners. Reprinted with Permission.


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