Chicago River Evacuated

10/15/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Evacuations and sandbagging were under way in the Albany Park neighborhood on the city's Northwest Side Sunday morning as a section of the Chicago River crested.

The Chicago Fire Department evacuated some residents who live in the 5100 block of North Avers Avenue, south of West Foster Avenue, according to CLTV. The number of people being evacuated was not immediately known.

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