Breaking News!!: Caliente, NV: Magnitude 5.3 earthquake.
According to United States Geological Survey, a magnitude 5.3 earthquake hit near Caliente, Nevada, 150 miles northeast of Las Vegas, Nevada, at around 11:47am PT on Friday, May 22nd, 2015.
At this moment, there has been no reports of any damage near Caliente, Nevada.
The earthquake was reportedly felt in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Although no injuries have been reported in the Las Vegas, Nevada area, the Nevada Highway Patrol is reporting damage to the off ramp from U.S. 95 southbound to I-15 northbound.
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The Nevada Highway Patrol has closed the ramp from U.S. 95 southbound to go to I-15 northbound and the Martin Luther King Boulevard on ramp to Interstate 15 southbound.
Traffic in the area around the closure is heavy.
More information is still coming in.