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4.6 earthquake strikes Southern California

Associated Press

Publication: theday.com

Published July 05. 2014 1:46PM   Updated July 05. 2014 1:48PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A small earthquake has rattled nerves near the Southern California community of Big Bear Lake.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the temblor hit about 10 a.m. Saturday, centered about 7 miles northwest of the lake resort.

It had a preliminary 4.6 magnitude — considered a light quake.

Randy Naquin of the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department says he had no reports of damage.

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