By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

MAYWOOD, Ill. (CBS) — A man is dead and a woman has been hospitalized following a three-vehicle crash on the Eisenhower Expressway late Sunday night.

At 10:31 p.m. Sunday, a 2014 black Hyundai Sonata and a 2013 gray Lexus RX330 were headed west on the Eisenhower near 25th Avenue in the left and center lanes, respectively, according to Illinois State Police. A third car got in between the two cars, and the driver of the Hyundai lost control and hit the front quarter panel of the Lexus, state police said.

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The Hyundai went on to veer to the left and hit the concrete median barrier, while the Lexus veered to the right onto an embankment and hit a tree.

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The driver of the Hyundai – Marshunda Reynolds, 22, of Aurora – was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The driver of the Lexus – a 73-year-old man from Westchester – was killed.

The westbound Eisenhower Expressway was closed at 25th Avenue for about half an hour after the crash.

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Anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to call Illinois State Police at (847) 294-4400, or email ISP.CrimeTips@Illinois.gov.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff