CHICAGO (CBS) — A driver is dead after a shooting led to a crash Saturday night on the Kennedy Expressway.
Around 8:30 p.m., the 37-year-old driver was on the ramp from Division Street to Interstate 90/94 inbound when someone in another vehicle began firing shots, causing the victim to crash, Illinois State Police said.READ MORE: Over 74,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last Week Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
The victim’s vehicle veered off the road, traveled up an embankment and struck a traffic control warning device.READ MORE: Career Coach: When To Ask For Flexible Work Arrangements
The driver was pronounced dead on the scene.
The ramp was closed for the investigation from 8:52 p.m. and reopened at 2:40 a.m.MORE NEWS: 2 Officers Among 3 Injured In Loop Crash On State Street
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the ISP at (847)294-4400. Callers can remain anonymous.