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2.9-magnitude earthquake strikes South Texas near San Antonio

Posted at 8:02 AM, Jan 08, 2020

KARNES CITY, TX — Some Southern Texans may have felt a shake Tuesday evening.

The United States Geological Survey reported that a 2.9-magnitude earthquake struck in the southern part of the state.

The earthquake happened almost 7 miles north of Karnes City, 40 miles south of Seguin and 88 miles south of Austin.

At this time, no injuries or damage have been reported.

This story was originally published by Sydney Isenberg on KXXV in Waco, Texas.