Gov. Jerry Brown Declares State Of Emergency Due To South Napa Quake

SACRAMENTO (CBS SF) — Governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency Sunday morning due to the damage resulting from the 6.0-magnitude earthquake centered in southern Napa County.

The governor includes power outages to 69,000 area residents, continued aftershocks and fires as additional reasons for Sunday morning’s emergency declaration.

The declaration allows all available state resources to be directed toward earthquake response efforts.

EXTENDED COVERAGE:

© Copyright 2014 by CBS San Francisco and Bay City News Service. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS San Francisco

Get The New CBS SF Bay Area Local App
Got Our Weather App?

Listen Live