Small Earthquake Reported Near Alpine

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

NEAR ALPINE - An earthquake rattled a West Texas town on Tuesday.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the earthquake struck 21 miles east-southeast of Alpine.

The Brewster County Sheriff's Office says several people called in after feeling the tremors.

So far, no damage has been reported.

The quake registered 3.6 on the Richter scale.