70th Anniversary of the 1952 Kern County Earthquake | News

KERN COUNTY – Seventy years ago this week, July 21, 1952, at approximately 4:52 a.m.: A magnitude 7.3 earthquake that shook the southern San Joaquin Valley left 12 people dead, hundreds injured and an estimated $60 million. at a loss. The earthquake occurred on the White Wolf Fault near the Wheeler Ridge community and was …

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