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Gallery: Heavy rain in Toronto

King and Atlantic Ave. in Toronto closed due to flooding July 8, 2013.
King and Atlantic Ave. in Toronto closed due to flooding July 8, 2013. Phil Pang/Global News
A woman checks her car in flood water on Lakeshore West during a storm in Toronto on Monday, July 8, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
A woman checks her car in flood water on Lakeshore West during a storm in Toronto on Monday, July 8, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
A woman walks back to her flooded car after discovering that the firetruck behind her had suffered the same fate on the Toronto Indy course on Lakeshore Boulevard in Toronto on Monday, July 8 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS
A woman walks back to her flooded car after discovering that the firetruck behind her had suffered the same fate on the Toronto Indy course on Lakeshore Boulevard in Toronto on Monday, July 8 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS THE CANADIAN PRESS
A woman gets gets back in her car in flood water on Lakeshore West during a storm in Toronto on Monday, July 8, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
A woman gets gets back in her car in flood water on Lakeshore West during a storm in Toronto on Monday, July 8, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Museum subway station flooding on July 8, 2013.
Museum subway station flooding on July 8, 2013. Cindy Pom/Global News
Fire crews trying to get people out of a stuck GO Train in Toronto on July 8, 2013.
Fire crews trying to get people out of a stuck GO Train in Toronto on July 8, 2013. Lama Nicolas/Global News
GO Train stuck after heavy rain in Toronto on July 8, 2013.
GO Train stuck after heavy rain in Toronto on July 8, 2013. Lama Nicolas/Global News
People walking during major storm in Toronto on July 8, 2013.
People walking during major storm in Toronto on July 8, 2013. Jeremy Cohn/Global News
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Flooding on the Don Valley Parkway in Toronto on July 8, 2013. (Adam Dabrowski/Global News) Adam Dabrowski/Global News
Flooding near Keele and Lawrence in Toronto July 8, 2013.
Flooding near Keele and Lawrence in Toronto July 8, 2013. Brent Rose/Global News
Flooding on the GO Train July 8, 2013.
Flooding on the GO Train July 8, 2013. Travers Chow
Flooding on the GO Train July 8, 2013.
Flooding on the GO Train July 8, 2013. Travers Chow
People walking with their shoes off during flooding in Toronto on July 8, 2013.
People walking with their shoes off during flooding in Toronto on July 8, 2013. Jeremy Cohn/Global News
Christie Pitts after a heavy rain storm July 8, 2013.
Christie Pitts after a heavy rain storm July 8, 2013. David Skok/Global News
Christie Pitts after a heavy rain storm July 8, 2013.
Christie Pitts after a heavy rain storm July 8, 2013. David Skok/Global News
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Flooding on Bay St. in Toronto on July 8, 2013. Jeremy Cohn/Global News
Flooding on the GO Train July 8, 2013.
Flooding on the GO Train July 8, 2013. Travers Chow
Flooding on the GO Train July 8, 2013.
Flooding on the GO Train July 8, 2013. Travers Chow
The DVP submerged after heavy rain July 8, 2013.
The DVP submerged after heavy rain July 8, 2013. Jeremy Cohn/Global News
A tow truck driver floats a car out of the Don Valley Parkway in Toronto on Monday, July 8 2013. (THE CANADIAN PRESS)
A tow truck driver floats a car out of the Don Valley Parkway in Toronto on Monday, July 8 2013. (THE CANADIAN PRESS) The Canadian Press

TORONTO – A massive storm hit Toronto Monday evening just in time for the rush hour commute. Roads were reduced to a crawl as the skies blackened and rain soaked the city. Subway service throughout the city was halted as the rain interfered with signal systems, flooded subway stations, highways and downtown streets. Photos from the storm above.

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