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Small earthquake reported in McDowell Co.

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A small earthquake was reported Monday morning in McDowell County.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude 2.9 earthquake was centered 6 miles south of West Marion.

No injuries or damage was reported. The N.C. Department of Transportation was out doing safety checks across the county's roadways Monday morning.

The quake was reported at 6:49 a.m.

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