CHICAGO (CBS) — A driver hit a guardrail and died after losing control of his vehicle on the Kennedy Expressway overnight.

Late Thursday night, a man driving a 1998 Toyota sport-utility vehicle lost control and hit the guardrail in the outbound lanes just south of the Montrose Avenue exit, according to Illinois State Police.

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The man was thrown from the vehicle, and was pronounced dead at the scene, state police said.

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Two lanes of traffic and the Montrose Avenue exit ramp were closed for a short time after the accident.

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The name and age of the victim, and other additional details, were not immediately available Friday morning.