Sep 2, 2017

More all-time heat records broken as California broils

Los Angeles, CA
USA
by
Joseph Serna, Shelby Grad
,
Los Angeles Times
Rain falls behind power lines near Adelanto at the end of a scorching hot day. Photo: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times
Rain falls behind power lines near Adelanto at the end of a scorching hot day. Photo: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Triple-digital heat . . . slammed Southern California, helping fuel a fire in the Verdugo Mountains that has burned more than 5,000 acres and destroyed three homes.