An earthquake struck near Irmo Wednesday morning, according to an alert from the U.S. Geological Survey.
The 2.2 magnitude natural phenomenon was recorded at about 8 a.m. near the Broad River.
This isn’t the first earthquake to strike the Midlands this month.
Last week, a 1.4 magnitude earthquake was registered in Winnsboro Mills in Fairfield County.
The origin was about 30 miles north of Columbia.