4.8 magnitude earthquake rattles Inyo County, parts of Central Valley

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DEEP SPRINGS, Calif. -- A magnitude 4.8 earthquake struck east of the Sierra Nevada in Inyo County on Wednesday, according to the United States Geological Survey.

The quake was reported just after 4:30 pm in Deep Springs, California, a community located along Highway 168 between Bishop and the California-Nevada border.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injury. Light shaking could be felt in some areas around Central California, including Fresno.