320x240LITTLE ROCK, AR– An unusual number of earthquakes have been reported in Central Arkansas since Monday. More than a dozen have been reported across Morrilton, Strawberry, and Choctaw.

James Newsom felt the quake. At the time, he didn’t know what shook his home.
“I said what in the world was that,” said Newsom.

Scientists say a 3.5 earthquake hit the area. The U.S. Geological Survey says there have been 16 earthquakes, which is a high number.

“It was just boom. It was so quick and shook my windows and made that explosion ya know,” said Newsom.