LUTHER, Okla. (AP) — The Oklahoma City metropolitan area was rattled by an earthquake early Tuesday morning, but there are no reports of damage or injuries.READ MORE: Dallas Police Officer Arrested For Domestic Assault
The U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquake had a preliminary magnitude of 3.5. It was centered 2.3 miles east of Luther, or about 25 miles east-northeast of Oklahoma City. The USGS says it received reports of people feeling the earthquake throughout the Oklahoma City area and as far south as Norman.READ MORE: Much Happening In DFW For Juneteenth Including Walk With Opal Lee
A 4.0-magnitude earthquake struck the same area near Luther last week.
Scientists have linked Oklahoma’s uptick in earthquakes to the underground disposal of wastewater during oil and gas production.MORE NEWS: Drowning In Grapevine Lake Prompts Warning From First Responders
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