After quake, Eastern Missouri residents rush to insurance providers

Monday, April 21, 2008 | 5:25 p.m. CDT; updated 5:58 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

ST. LOUIS — Eastern Missouri residents are scrambling to get earthquake insurance after last week’s 5.2 magnitude trembler rattled windows and shook houses throughout the area. But they are finding out there’s a waiting period for coverage, even as aftershocks continue to shake the ground.