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.READ MORE: Indianapolis FedEx Shooting: Here's What We Know So Far
The man was thrown from the vehicle, and was pronounced dead at the scene, state police said.READ MORE: High Ranking Cook County Sheriff's Office Official Resigns Amid Complaints Of Inappropriate, Unsolicited Sexual Comments To Colleague
Two lanes of traffic and the Montrose Avenue exit ramp were closed for a short time after the accident.MORE NEWS: Another Delay For Bid To Create Database For CPD Misconduct Files As Aldermen Question Cost, Frustrating City's Top Watchdog
The name and age of the victim, and other additional details, were not immediately available Friday morning.