Powerful Indonesia quakes trigger tsunami warnings

Residents on motorbikes and cars evacuate to higher ground after a strong earthquake was felt in Banda Aceh, Aceh province on Sumatra island, Indonesia, Wednesday, April 11, 2012. A massive earthquake off Indonesia's western coast triggered a tsunami watch for countries across the Indian Ocean on Wednesday, clogging streets with traffic as residents fled to high ground in cars and on the backs of motorcycles. (AP Photo/Ichsan Ivansah)
April 11, 2012 6:22:04 AM PDT
Two massive earthquakes triggered back-to-back tsunami warnings for Indonesia on Wednesday, sending panicked residents fleeing to high ground in cars and on the backs of motorcycles. There were no signs of deadly waves, however, or serious damage, and a watch for much of the Indian Ocean was lifted after a few hours.

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