Mar 7, 2016

1 dead, 4 rescued from LA river as storms slam West Coast; Blizzard conditions close I-80

California
USA
by
Sean Breslin
,
Weather Channel
A combination of harsh wind and heavy rain knocks a tree onto a Pacifica, California vehicle. Photo: Michael O'Brien, Twitter
A combination of harsh wind and heavy rain knocks a tree onto a Pacifica, California vehicle. Photo: Michael O'Brien, Twitter

One woman is dead and four others had to be rescued from a flooded river in California as a slew of Pacific storms caused major problems for parts of the West Coast. The Golden State is feeling the impacts of what could be a long and dangerous setup lasting into next week.