Small earthquake reported near Maryville

Local News

The U.S. Geological Survey reports a 2.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Maryville early Thursday morning.

The epicenter of the quake was just off Big Springs Road, according to the USGS, and it hit around 5:48 a.m.

An earthquake between magnitude 2 and 3 may cause some trees to sway, small ponds to ripple and doors to swing slowly, but generally are very difficult to feel.

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