Stevenson Expressway completely closed at Pulaski as flash flooding hits area highways

If you’re planning on driving in the Chicago area Sunday morning, be prepared for some delays as heavy rains have caused flash flooding on multiple expressways in the area.

The biggest issues are being reported on the Stevenson Expressway, as flooding has forced officials to close the roadway in both directions near Pulaski Avenue.

Outbound traffic is being diverted onto Kedzie at this time, and inbound traffic is being diverted onto Pulaski, according to Illinios State Police.

According to Illinois officials and Total Traffic, another spot of concern is the inbound Edens Expressway, with flooding reported just after Lawrence Avenue. READ MORE

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