Earthquake rattles southern Illinois


Executive Producer - Josh Morgan

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 2.7 magnitude earthquake, centered about two miles ESE of Marion, IL, rattled the southern Illinois region last night. 

The earthquake struck just before 8:30 p.m. and had a depth of nearly 10 miles.

We have not received any reports of damage or injuries from the earthquake at this time.

For more information on the earthquake from the USGS, click here.