Oudtshoorn left shaken by 3.5 magnitude tremor

The Council for Geosciences has confirmed that the tremor hit a short while ago.

A road sign to Oudtshoorn. Picture: Facebook.

CAPE TOWN - The Council for Geosciences has confirmed reports of a 3.5 magnitude tremor in Oudtshoorn.

The tremor hit a short while ago.

An Oudtshoorn resident explains what she experienced: "I'm still in bed and my whole bed was shaking, the cupboards, the doors, the windows and entire house. It was really powerful. My fiancé came running from the back room, he works at the Cango Caves and they called to say they felt it there as well."

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