Series of Earthquakes Rattles Imperial County - California

Several earthquakes rattled Ocotillo Wells, near the border of San Diego and Imperial counties, on Saturday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The epicenters were 17 miles from Westmorland, Calif., 18 miles from Salton City, Calif., 27 miles from El Centro, Calif. and 73 miles from Tijuana. At least four measured more than magnitude 3, beginning at about 5:45 p.m.

Ocotillo Wells is about three miles west of the Imperial County border. The Imperial County region sees such earthquake series periodically.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
 
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