Photos: Flooding Wreaks Havoc on Chicago Suburbs

Cars were stranded and streets closed after heavy rainfall caused flooding throughout the Chicago area, particularly impacting the south suburbs.

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First responders rescued a woman stranded in flood waters Tuesday night in Dolton.
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First responders rescued a woman stranded in flood waters Tuesday night in Dolton.
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First responders rescued a woman stranded in flood waters Tuesday night in Dolton.
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First responders rescued a woman stranded in flood waters Tuesday night in Dolton.
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First responders rescued a woman stranded in flood waters Tuesday night in Dolton.
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Floods also affected areas in Lynwood.
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Flooding traps a car in the Weatherstone Lakes neighborhood of Lynwood.
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Lynwood flooding.
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More flooding in Lynwood.
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Dozens of streets were closed and garages were flooded in New Lenox.
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Water floods a garage in New Lenox.
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Authorities warned Ford Heights residents to stay inside and wait out the flooding.
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Ford Heights schools were closed Wednesday as a result of dangerous driving conditions.
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A flooded street in Ford Heights.
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Floodwaters submerged many streets in the area.
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Flooding left cars stranded in the area.
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Several inches of floodwaters surround a car.
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Area flooding.
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A truck drives through floodwaters.
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A trampoline is nearly engulfed by floodwater.
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Tuesday night flooding in Ford Heights.
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Telemundo Chicago captured aerial photos of Cook County flooding.
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Aerial photo of Cook County flooding.
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Drivers moved their cars to avoid the flooding.
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A cargo truck is shown in floodwaters.
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Flooding stops just short of a front porch.
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Flooding traps cars in the middle of the street.
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A South Holland resident had to be rescued after their vehicle got stranded between 170th Street and Volbrecht Road Wednesday morning.
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A van stuck in South Holland.
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A van stuck in South Holland.
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A Telemundo Air Watch aerial photo of the southwest suburbs shows flooding Wednesday morning.
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