USGS confirms 2.3 magnitude aftershock near Louisa

USGS confirms 2.3 magnitude aftershock near Louisa

LOUISA, VA (WWBT) - The United States Geological Survey has confirmed a 2.3 magnitude aftershock on Sunday.

It happened around 4 a.m., eight miles south of Louisa, Virginia.

In 2011, a 5.8 magnitude earthquake hit Central Virginia, damaging buildings in Mineral and shutting down Louisa High School and Thomas Jefferson Elementary School.

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