Series of small quakes shakes SD desert

Photo: USGS

SAN DIEGO — Four small earthquakes rattled Ocotillo Wells in unincorporated San Diego County early Saturday evening, the United States Geological Survey confirmed.

USGS said the series of quakes struck near the border with Imperial County between 5:28 and 5:48 p.m., and ranged in initial reported magnitude from 3.1 to 3.5.

No injuries or damage were initially reported.