Earthquake sensor on Roxy Ann could give early warning

When the big one shakes the Rogue Valley, a new early-detection sensor on Roxy Ann should help give residents more advanced notice to drop, cover and hold on.

“Even if you get only 30 seconds while you’re riding a bike near downtown Medford along the pathway, that would give you enough time to get away from the viaduct,” said Leland O’Driscoll, University of Oregon seismic network manager.

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