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By Federico Cornetto

This heart-stopping footage shows the moment an earthquake shakes four trafficked carriageways.

CCTV cameras on the highway in Colonna, Italy, captured the earthquake hit the area and left four carriageways shaking on the night of June 23. 

Despite the dramatic images, nobody was injured in what was reported to be a magnitude 3.6 earthquake which caused damaged to two churches in Colonna. 

According to local reports, frightened residents crowded the streets of the small town and didn’t return to their houses until dawn the following day. 

People in the capital city of Rome also claimed to have felt the earthquake, which caused fears for local monuments and buildings. 

Rome Mayor, Virginia Raggi, tweeted: “No critical damages have been caused so far. 

“There are currently controls taking place, particularly on schools.”