Small earthquake reported in western Kentucky

MGN Online
MGN Online(WKYT)
Published: Jun. 7, 2019 at 3:00 PM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

A small earthquake rattled western Kentucky Thursday night.

It happened in Ballard County, near the town of Kevil.

According to a release from the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake was near the New Madrid fault line. The earthquake registered a 2.4 on the Richter scale.

No damage was reported, but people in Ballard County and neighboring Marshall County say they did feel shaking.