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OVILLA (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – An earthquake shook the area around the town of Ovilla around 8:30 Wednesday morning.

Ovilla is about four miles southeast of Cedar Hill.

According to the United States Geological Society, the quake had a magnitude of about 2.4.

The Ellis County Sheriff’s Department had no immediate reports of anyone hurt or damage from the earthquake.

Ovilla is a town of about 3,500.

CBS 11 News spoke with Corky Brown, Public Relations Manager for the City of Cedar Hill about how it felt.

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