Earthquakes continue in Blount County

BLOUNT CO., Tenn. (WVLT) -- Earthquakes are continuing to shake Blount County.

The latest came Wednesday at 12:08 p.m. in Eagleton Village. The United States Geological Service reported the earthquake registered as a 1.8 magnitude, originating 4.1 km below the ground.

This is the latest in a string of earthquakes to hit Blount County, however all have been considered minor and no injures or damage has been reported.