January 3 2013 – Red Bank, Lexington County, South Carolina. Residents of Red Bank, Lexington County, South Carolina, USA experienced yesterday morning (8:30 a.m.), thursday the 3rd January 2013, loud and still mysterious booms. Houses and buildings even started to shake! Is this an earthquake? A similarly loud explosive noise happened last year in the South Congaree portion of Lexington County. Later it was related to a quake but the noise last year noise also remains unexplained. – wisttv.