The Latest: Southern California reels from 7.1 quake
Small communities in the Mojave Desert are reeling from a magnitude 7.1 earthquake â€” the second major temblor in as many days to rock Southern California.
Authorities say Friday nightâ€™s shaker was centered near the town of Ridgecrest â€” the same area where a 6.4-magnitude quake hit on Independence Day.
Mark Ghillarducci, director of the California Office of Emergency Services, says there are â€śsignificant reports of structure fires, mostly as a result of gas leaks or gas line breaks throughout the city.â€ť...
I wonder how church buildings there were affected? Any steeples falling down? I think John MacArthur's ministry is located there. I guess the Mainstream Media would not care about these little details. It is interesting to see how many residents showed up for an informational meeting about earthquakes.