Advertisement

Earthquake hits Chilton Co. overnight

Published: Dec. 22, 2021 at 6:08 AM CST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

CHILTON CO., Ala. (WBRC) - Some people are reacting after a earthquake hit southwest Chilton Co. early this morning.

The quake measured at 3.1 magnitude and struck about 5-6 miles southwest if Maplesville around 12:20 a.m.

It could be felt in several places around Chilton Co. like Jemison, Thorsby and Clanton.

La-z-Hooves Farm in Chilton County caught the earthquake on their cameras.

There was an earthquake early this morning @ 12:20 am., they said it was a 3.1 to 3.3 mag.. Check out the videos a couple of our security cameras caught when it happened

Posted by La-z Hooves Farm on Wednesday, December 22, 2021

One woman who was asleep in her home, describes the moment. “It was like when there’s a thunderstorm coming and it rattles your whole house and wakes you up,” said Peggy Blackmon.

No damage has been reported at this time.

CLICK HERE TO GET THE WBRC FOX6 NEWS APP

Copyright 2021 WBRC. All rights reserved.