Shelby Co. hit by another quake Saturday morning

SHELBY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A fourth earthquake has hit Shelby County.

The United States Geological Survey registered the 2.5 magnitude quake around 12:55 Saturday morning in Shelby County. The epicenter was located on State Highway 87 near FM 1645, between Timpson and Center.

The quake was reported to authorities as being felt in Garrison and in Timpson.

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This is the fourth quake to hit the western part of Shelby County in the month of May.


  • May 10 - (3.9) NW of Timpson, TX
  • May 17 - (4.8) ENE of Timpson, TX
  • May 20 - (2.7) SSW of Timpson, TX
  • May 26 - (2.5) SE of Timpson, TX
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