Multiple deaths by severe weather events in the Us state of California
California and southern Oregon on Friday (local time) affected by heavy rain – and snowfall and powerful gusts of wind.
In the area around Los Angeles took the storm at least two people’s lives, reports the Los Angeles Times.
A 55-year-old man was electrocuted when an electricity cable snapped and he landed. In Victorville was the search and rescue of a body in a flood engulfed the car.
Within a few hours, got the fire department of Los Angeles 150 reports of fallen power cables. Inhabitants of about one hundred households in the town were asked to leave their homes because of the risk of mudslides.
In southern California there are more than a hundred thousand people without power.
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