Rare summer storms slammed parts of Southern California to start off a hot and humid August. Winds toppled trees and tore down fences during a week of monsoonal weather conditions.
In Acton, a man was airlifted to safety Thursday after he was stranded on top of a vehicle in floodwaters. The region saw downpours that flooded properties led to debris flows across roads.
Below, a look at summer storm photos from around the region. Send your summer storm photos to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southern California skies glowed with lightning during a week of stormy weather. This video from Wednesday Aug. 2, 2017 shows conditions in Banning and Big Bear.