Emergency alert telling all of LA, 'Eastern North Pacific Ocean' to evacuate was sent in 'error': authorities

The Los Angeles County's Office of Emergency Management said the message should not have triggered an Emergency Alert System evacuation

An immediate evacuation notice from the Emergency Alert System that interrupted regular TV programming in the Los Angeles area Wednesday

However, the L.A. County's Office of Emergency Management told Fox News Digital the message was "properly formatted

 Eastern North Pacific Ocean; Port Conception to Guadalupe Island, Eastern North Pacific

Eastern North Pacific Ocean; Eastern North Pacific Ocean; at 5:08 PM on AUG 31, 2022 Effective until 8:08 PM

The TV alert left people on social media concerned. "wtf did anyone else just see this on their cable teevee?" one person tweeted, adding