Earthquake frightens northern Spanish village

15th February 2008, Comments 0 comments

An earthquake measuring 3.5 points on the Richter scale Friday frightened the residents of the Pyrenean village of La Puebla de Roda in northern Spain, media reported.

15 February 2008

HUESCA -  An earthquake measuring 3.5 points on the Richter scale Friday frightened the residents of the Pyrenean village of La Puebla de Roda in northern Spain, media reported.

The quake made a sound resembling an explosion, prompting residents to run out onto the streets.

The tremor moved furniture and made windows tremble, but caused no significant damage or injuries, residents said.

[Copyright dpa 2008]

Subject: Spanish news

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