Flooding leads to closed freeways in Chicago
Flooding on the Edens Expressway in Chicago. | Photo: Sarah Jindra Image by Photo: Sarah Jindra
CHICAGO - Drivers from Wisconsin hoping to get into Chicago were not able to approach the city from the north, northwest or west for a portion of THursday
Reporter Sarah Jindra of CLTV and WGN took this Facebook picture (above) showing the Edens expressway (I-94) looking more like a lake.
Former Newsradio 620 WTMJ sports anchor/talk show host and current Chicago Cubs TV voice Len Kasper tweeted this Thursday morning:
I've been thru a hurricane so this doesn't rise to that level, but in the non-hurricane category, this is biggest rain event I've ever seen.— Len Kasper (@LenKasper) April 18, 2013
Click here for Amtrak - perhaps the fastest way you can get into Chicago on Thursday.