CHICAGO (CBS)– An early morning shooting on the Stevenson Expressway left one driver dead and two passengers wounded.
Illinois State Police responded to the scene just before 2 a.m. and found the victim’s car in a ditch, just south of Cicero.
According to police, three people in the car were shot. The driver died at the scene.
The two passengers were transported to Sinai Hospital — a woman in serious condition and a man in stable condition.
All northbound lanes were shut down and traffic was diverted at Harlem Avenue. All lanes reopened just before 8 a.m.
Since 2016, there have been more than 160 shootings on Illinois expressways.
The Illinois House passed a bill that requires IDOT to install fiber connections to about 60 expressway cameras in Cook County.