August 23, 2014
WILLOW CREEK, Calif. (AP) - A moderate earthquake has hit a mountainous region of Northern California. There are no immediate
reports or injury or damage.
The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude-5.2 temblor struck at 8:03 p.m., centered about 11 miles southeast of the town of Willow Creek in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.
Shasta County Sheriff's Detective Mark Haslam says the department has received no calls about the earthquake.
A dispatcher at the Humboldt County Sheriff's Department, just west of the epicenter, says there are no immediate reports of injury or damage.
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