Weather Update!!: San Bernardino County, CA: Storms brought flash flooding to portions of San Bernardino County, California.
Storms brought flash flooding to portions of San Bernardino County, California on Tuesday, September 9th, 2015 causing damage and killing a hiker.
San Bernardino County Fire Department posted this picture of heavy down pour of rain over Hesperia, California and warning drivers of roadways flooding and to use extreme caution.
Flooding reportedly submerged roads and a major intersection in Victorville, California creating problems for motorists who traveled through the community.
A swift-water rescue was reported in the area near Bear Valley Road and Jacaranda Avenue of a driver who exited his vehicle and was swept away.
The person reportedly ended up in a storm drain and was rescued, but his condition was unknown.
Flooding left minor damage at Victor Valley College with leaks reported in some buildings and several trees around the campus knocked over.
San Bernardino National Forest posted these pictures of where lightning strikes occurred during the storm.
According to the San Bernardino National Forest, over 300 lightning strikes counted from the storms in the past 12 hours over the San Bernardino, San Jacinto, and Santa Rosa Mountains.
In Needles, California, ZachNews Photojournalist Zachary A. Lopez captured the storm as it moved in over Needles, California after bring rain near Goffs, California.
Dust mixed with ash from the August 2015 “Willow Fire” was picked up by winds as storm clouds moved over Needles, California.
A heavy down pour of rain was spotted to the west near Lillyhill Drive and Bailey Avenue area.
Flash flooding kills a hiker after water overtook a couple hiking near Mill Creek Crossing in Forest Falls, California on Tuesday, September 9th, 2015.
According to San Bernardino County Fire Department, an off-duty San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Deputy heard the couple calling for help and was able to save the young woman, but the man was swept away.
This picture from NBC affiliate KNBC Channel 4 shows the survivor of the flash flood who escaped with her life.
The body of the victim, describe as a man in his 20’s from Rancho Cucamonga, California, was found shortly at around 7:00pm PT.
On Wednesday, September 9th, 2015, the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Coroner’s Office identified the deceased man as 25 year old Brian Alan Usher of Rancho Cucamonga, California.
More scattered storms are possible for portions of San Bernardino County, California on Wednesday, September 9th, 2015.
San Bernardino County Fire Department remain everybody to stay out of storm flood control channels, dry washes, and creeks when storms cause heavy rain to fall in the area and causing flash flooding, and never drive into flooded roads, highways, or interstates; “Turn Around, Dont Drown”.