Goochland Earthquake
 
By District Chief Kevin Jones
March 13, 2017
 

On Sunday 3/12/2017 around 10pm, a 2.3 magnitude earthquake struck Goochland County in the area of Oilville. The depth of this quake was 11.6km, a significantly deep quake. Forces from this event were felt throughout Goochland County and surrounding areas.

Please take time today to look around your homes, business, and area for an damage from this event. Items or even buildings may have moved as a result. Be careful and safe and you evaluate your property. If you are in need of assistance remember you can call 911 or Goochland County Non-Emergency at 804-556-5348.