Storm causes power outages across Southern California

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Friday, May 8, 2015
Lightning was captured on the ABC7 Downtown L.A. camera on Thursday, May 8, 2015.
Lightning was captured on the ABC7 Downtown L.A. camera on Thursday, May 8, 2015.
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LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- A spring storm knocked out power to thousands of people across Southern California.

Lightning strikes caused power outages to more than 7,500 customers in Bell and Commerce Thursday around 9 p.m.

On Friday morning, 1,000 customers remain without power. Southern California Edison says power should be fully restored between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Around 3,800 customers were also dealing with power outages in San Bernardino County caused by weather conditions.

Service was expected to be restored before noon.