CHICAGO (CBS)– A carjacking in Lawndale and traffic stop on the Eisenhower Expressway ended with one person dead early Friday morning.
Chicago police said the incident started as a carjacking just before 1 a.m. State police then pulled over a vehicle, with at least two people in it, that was reported stolen near Ashland.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Showers Monday Morning
One person was arrested. Another person in the car ran into to traffic and was fatally hit by a car.
Outbound traffic was being diverted at Ashland and Paulina, causing delays for hours. All lanes have been reopened.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Showers By Daybreak
Police said at 11 p.m. Thursday, in Lawndale, a 29-year-old woman was approached by three men with a gun. She dropped her keys and the men drove off with her car. The car was a silver Chevy Impala, the same car seen on the Eisenhower Expressway.
Chicago police said they have one male juvenile in custody.
A woman on the scene told CBS 2 the person struck by the vehicle was her son and he was 15 years old.MORE NEWS: Oak Lawn Woman Got Locked Out Of Her Facebook Business Account, And Even Facebook Can't Be Sure If The Email To Blame Was A Scam
This is a developing story.