NAPA (CBS SF) — Inspectors were still fanning across city streets in Napa Monday morning to check buildings for damage from Sunday morning’s 6.0-magnitude earthquake and a total of 49 have been declared too damaged to […]
Strong Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake Rocks San Francisco Bay Area, Dozens Hurt, Significant Damage In Napa
A strong magnitude 6 earthquake rocked the San Francisco Bay Area early Sunday morning, centered in the Napa County town of American Canyon, injuring over 170 people, severely damaging historic buildings in downtown Napa, rupturing gas lines and water mains across Napa, Sonoma, and Solano counties leading to multiple fires, plunging thousands into darkness and buckling and cracking roadways on Highway 37 and State Routes 12 and 121.
A scientist from the Berkeley Seismological Laboratory told KPIX 5 that an experimental earthquake warning system worked, giving about a 10-second alert prior to the magnitude 6 South Napa quake that struck the Bay Area Sunday morning.
PG&E reports there were still about 17,000 customers in the North Bay without power late Sunday afternoon.
Napa city officials said there is “relative calm” in the community following a magnitude 6 earthquake that struck near American Canyon early Sunday morning.
A baby boy was born moments before the magnitude 6 earthquake struck the Napa Valley early Sunday morning.
The most powerful earthquake to strike the Bay Area in nearly 25 years will likely take a toll on wine industry after rocking the Napa area.
The USGS has recorded dozens of minor aftershocks in the minutes following a magnitude 6.0 earthquake in Napa County overnight.
A small earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.2 struck in Napa County Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
American Canyon police have arrested a 39-year-old man who allegedly had a sexual relationship with his daughter lasting several years.