Minor earthquake shakes Idyllwild in Riverside County

Posted at 10:15 AM, Apr 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-20 13:15:34-04

(KGTV) - A minor earthquake shook the Riverside County area early Friday morning.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the tremor rocked the city of Idyllwild shortly after 5:30 a.m.

While initially registered as a 3.4-magnitude quake, the USGS downgraded the shaking to a 2.9.

Although Idyllwild is located near the San Jacinto Fault Zone, there was no immediate word regarding damage or injuries.

Courtesy of USGS