By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

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.

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The victim’s vehicle veered off the road, traveled up an embankment and struck a traffic control warning device.

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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.

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The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the ISP at (847)294-4400. Callers can remain anonymous.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff