PLAYA DEL REY (CBSLA) — Neighbors in Playa del Rey were drying out a bit Monday after a blocked storm drain backed up and pushed rising rainwater into streets.
Crews were on the scene late Monday, but not before water as much as 2 feet deep flowed into streets, up to homes and into some cars.READ MORE: 1 Killed, Another Injured In Glassell Park Shooting; Authorities Searching For Suspect
Residents in the area say clogged storm drains have caused similar problems in the area in the past.READ MORE: 3 Pop-Up Vaccination Sites To Open In Northeast San Fernando Valley
The Los Angeles Department of Public Works said a combination of a high tide and rain caused the drains to be overwhelmed temporarily.MORE NEWS: Driver Identified In Bizarre Pursuit Involving BMW Doing Donuts, Hitting Pedestrian
More rain, some heavy, is expected through Tuesday across all of Southern California.