By CBSLA Staff


Winds brought down a gas pump canopy at a Shell gas station in Redondo Beach, Calif. March 16, 2021. (CBSLA)

READ MORE: L.A. County Board Considers Expanding Mental Health Services For LGBTQ+ Jail Population

REDONDO BEACH (CBSLA) – Powerful winds which shook the Southland during Monday’s storm also caused some damage across the L.A. metro area.


READ MORE: Ticketholders To Filipino Festival FAHMfest Find Empty Parking Lot In San Pedro

Sometime before 9:30 p.m., the whipping winds downed two 75-foot trees at Oakley and Chelsea roads in Rancho Palos Verdes. No one was injured, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

In Redondo Beach, the winds also tore off the canopy covering the gas pumps at a Shell gas station at North Prospect Avenue and Beryl Street at around 7:30 p.m. No one was hurt in that incident either.

Redondo Beach Fire Department crews were on scene working to secure the structure.

MORE NEWS: LA City Council Considers Motion To Achieve Carbon Neutrality By 2030

RELATED: Snow Shuts Down 5 Freeway Through Grapevine As Brief Winter Weather Hits Southland