Downpour catches Chicago by surprise
July 13, 2012 3:34PM
A pedestrian retrieves his blown-away plastic raincoat from a motorist on Kinzie at Wells during a sudden downpour in Chicago on Friday, July 13, 2012. | Richard A. Chapman~Sun-Times
Updated: July 13, 2012 4:48PM
Thunderstorms raced through the Chicago area on Friday afternoon, leaving some pedestrians unprepared and others happy they remembered to bring an umbrella.