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Oklahoma has had 70 earthquakes in a week thanks to fracking

Oklahoma has had 70 earthquakes in a week thanks to fracking

reports: As Oklahoma reels from more than 70 earthquakes over the last week, authorities are calling on energy companies to limit how much waste is injected into the ground.

The largest of the earthquakes hit a rural part of the state northwest of Oklahoma City on Wednesday night, and registered at 4.8 on the richter scale. Though no injuries were reported, it was felt throughout the state

Experts are worried that the state is in for a bigger hit.

Source: Oklahoma has had 70 earthquakes in a week thanks to fracking | Fusion