Publication Date August 17, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

Scorching heat breaks records in Southern California as 2 million flock to beaches

United States
Southern California beaches. Photo: InSapphoWeTrust, Flickr
Southern California beaches. Photo: InSapphoWeTrust, Flickr

Article excerpt

The weekend heat wave sent more than 2 million visitors to Los Angeles County beaches as scorching temperatures slashed records across Southern California.