Earthquake shakes Rooks County Friday evening


Earthquake (AP Photo)

PLAINVILLE, Kan. (KSNW) – The United States Geological Survey reports an earthquake west of Plainville.

The quake occurred at 6:44 p.m. Friday evening and registered a preliminary magnitude of 3.6 on the Richter scale. 

USGS reports was 6 miles west of Plainville. 

This tremor could be felt near Zurich, C & G Trucking, K Bar S Trucking, Pheasant Shack and Zurich Schoolhouse.

The has been little reports of any significant structural damage and no injuries. 

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