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Beverly Hills Stresses Emergency Preparedness After Earthquakes

Posted Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 7:10 pm

By Matt Lopez

Beverly Hills escaped damage after two major earthquakes last weekend centered in the Mojave Desert, but the quakes served as a stark reminder of the need to remain prepared in the event of a disaster.

The first earthquake, a 7.1 magnitude centered in the Kern County city of Ridgecrest, struck in the morning on July 4, with Southern California residents feeling a slow rolling quake that lasted several seconds.

For full story see the print edition of The Beverly Hills Courier, or download the e-edition.

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