Braxton County: More Earthquakes in Central West Virginia
There has been some shake, rattle and rolling going on in Gassaway area over the last 24-hours.
The U.S. Geological Survey confirmed two earthquakes.
They happened Wednesday night and Thursday morning.
They follow a trembler that happened earlier this month.
On April 04, 2010 a 2.8 magnitude quake was centered near Servia.
Wednesday’s earthquake took place around 9:30 PM and measured 2.6 on the Richter scale.
The epicenter was about six miles northwest of Flatwoods.
That quake registered a 2.7 and the epicenter was about six miles west-southwest of Gassaway.
According to the USGS, earthquakes are not common in West Virginia.