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Earthquakes Shake Up L.A. News Teams Live on the Air

Jul 8, 2019  •  Post A Comment

Two powerful earthquakes hit Southern California over the holiday weekend, creating tense moments for residents — and catching TV news anchors in candid moments on the air.

The 6.4 quake near Ridgecrest, Calif., that hit at 10:33 a.m. PT on the Fourth of July turned out to be a foreshock to a 7.1 temblor that occurred near the same location at 8:19 p.m. the following day. Both quakes could be felt throughout the Los Angeles area, and a number of news teams reported on them live as they were happening.

Here’s a clip posted by a German news outlet that captures the moment as the July 5 shaker was experienced live on the air by a pair of L.A. anchors …

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