Earthquake tremors leave Bronx residents shaken up

Bronx residents got a scare today when a 5.8-magnitude earthquake that was centered in Virginia sent tremors through the borough. At Jimmy's Nail Salon on

THE BRONX - Bronx residents got a scare today when a 5.8-magnitude earthquake that was centered in Virginia sent tremors through the borough.

At Jimmy's Nail Salon on Fordham Road, employees say they felt things began to sway and then saw beauty products spilling onto the floor.

"It was very scary," says one employee.

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