The first weekend of winter got off to a windy start, with gusts lashing the Southland on Saturday at more than 45 mph.
Thousands of residents were without power Thursday morning as strong winds affected several areas across Los Angeles County.
Crews were dispatched to a residential area of El Monte after a fallen tree took down some power lines before landing on a home.
A 49-year-old man was crushed to death Saturday by a fallen tree in East L.A.
Authorities say a woman and child were hurt when a 40-foot tree fell onto a Santa Ana sidewalk and street.