Strong storms hit Chicago area, damage reported

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Severe weather moved through the Chicago area Tuesday afternoon.

Widespread damage was reported including downed trees and downed power lines.

ComEd reported there were over 6,600 customers without power in the area north of downtown Chicago and 24,600 without power in the area west.

Many families along the Fox River were left without electricity. However, many were grateful the damage to their homes wasn't worse.

The start of the Chicago Cubs game was delayed one hour due to the weather.

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