Man Dies On Chicago's Eisenhower Expressway (I94) After Walking Into Traffic

February 18, 2012, by

A man, said to be in his 30s, was struck by a car and killed early this morning on the Dan Ryan Expressway (Interstate 94).

Details are limited at this time.

However, it is being reported that the accident happened around 3 a.m. after the man inexplicably walked into traffic in the southbound lanes at 91st Street. He did not try to avoid oncoming traffic. The man died at the accident scene, according to the Illinois State Police.

The man is currently unidentified as he did not carry identification.

Additional details and possible updates can be found in various media sources including the February 18 NBC Chicago article titled "Deadly Crash on Dan Ryan Expressway" as well as the February 18 Chicago Tribune article titled "Police: Man dies after stepping into traffic on Dan Ryan Expressway."

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