By Mary Chappell

CHICAGO (CBS) — A person died after crashing their motorcycle on the Edens Expressway Saturday morning, authorities said.

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Illinois State Police responded to a one unit motorcycle crash at about 7:54 a.m. on I-94 northbound near Wilson Avenue. Preliminary reports indicate that the motorcyclist ran off the roadway and struck a concrete barrier. The person was pronounced dead on the scene.

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As of 8:38 a.m., all lanes were being diverted to the Kennedy Expressway.

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