1.9 magnitude explosion shakes in Umatilla County


UMATILLA, Ore. - Reports indicate a 1.9 magnitude explosion shook in Umatilla.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake was reported around 1:21 p.m. Wednesday.

A viewer contacted Action News regarding the incident. They said it shook their house and sounded like an explosion.

At this time there are no reports of anyone feeling the quake or any damage to the Umatilla County dispatch.

Umatilla County Emergency Management is investigating to determine if work at a nearby quarry has caused the explosion.

Emergency Management have not received any reports of damage.

This is a developing story. Information will be updated as available.

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