2 earthquakes reported near Columbia Tuesday morning

State - Regional

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WSPA) – Two earthquakes were reported Tuesday morning in Elgin and Lugoff by the United States Geological Survey.

According to the Twitter of the South Carolina Emergency Management Division, the earthquakes happened at 12:31 a.m. in Elgin and 8:31 a.m. in Lugoff.

The Elgin earthquake reported a magnitude of 1.7 and the Lugoff earthquake had a magnitude of 2.0, SCEMD said.

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