Crews assess damage, clean up after storm

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LOS ANGELES (AP)\ Crews were busy Friday assessing damage and cleaning up after a storm that brought record rainfall to Los Angeles, snowfall to northern elevations, snarled traffic and forced evacuations as debris flows hit areas burned by wildfires.

Evacuation orders were either lifted or downgraded in Orange County on Friday morning as the storm moved out of the area.

But residents in the area of Trabuco Creek will have to return home the long way around after the creek overflowed with debris that took down a guardrail and overcame a narrow bridge.

Crews were working to clean up that area, as well as areas in Malibu affected by a mudslide.

There were no reported injuries associated with the mudslide or debris flows, though multiple people had to be rescued in Orange, Riverside and San Diego counties.