Cleburne Times-Review, Cleburne, TX

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June 2, 2009

Earthquake hits Cleburne

U.S. Geological Survey officials reported that an earthquake measuring 2.8 magnitude hit about a mile west of Cleburne at about 3 p.m. on Tuesday, said Charlie Hodges, city spokesman.

No reports of injuries or major damaged had been received as of 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Geophysicist Julie Dutton said it will be difficult to determine an exact location to pinpoint as it was a small earthquake. She said this is a separate event from quakes that have been felt in the Irving area over the last few months.

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