There was a fatal pedestrian accident on the Edens Expressway, in Skokie, on Sunday night, September 29, 2013.
A man was fatally struck by a vehicle at approximately 11:10 p.m. as he walked in the northbound lanes of traffic near Lincoln Avenue.
The man was identified as Miguel Taveres, 73, of Chicago.
It is unknown why Taveres was walking on the expressway.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the September 30, 2013 Chicago Tribune article titled “Man struck, killed on Edens Expressway” as well as the September 30, 2013 ABC7News article titled “Edens Expressway pedestrian hit, killed near Lincoln Avenue in Morton Grove.”
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