CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman was killed early Sunday morning in a crash on Austin Boulevard at the Eisenhower Expressway.
According to the Chicago Police Department, a 22-year-old man was driving a red Dodge pickup on Austin Boulevard and merged eastbound onto the Eisenhower Expressway exit ramp in the wrong direction.READ MORE: Architecture Titan Helmut Jahn Killed In Bicycle Accident In Kane County
He struck the driver side of a white Kia Soul that was being drive west up the off ramp.
The woman driving the Kia was pronounced dead on the scene.READ MORE: 5 Killed, 17 Wounded In Weekend Shootings In Chicago
The man sustained minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital, police say.
He has been placed in custody and citations are pending.MORE NEWS: Man Shot, Wounded In Gompers Park On Northwest Side
Detectives are investigating.