1 killed in Stevenson Expressway crash near Midway airport; delays expected:  Illinois State Police

1 killed in Stevenson Expressway crash near Midway airport; delays expected: Illinois State Police

CHICAGO (TOC) — One particular person has died after a crash involving a automotive and a semitrailer early Wednesday morning on the outbound Stevenson Expressway close to Halfway airport, Illinois State Police mentioned.

The crash came about about 2:30 a.m. on Interstate 55 close to Harlem Avenue. After rear-ending the truck, the automotive rolled over, and its driver was ejected, police mentioned.

The person was taken to a close-by hospital and pronounced deceased, state police mentioned. It was not instantly clear if anybody else was injured within the incident.

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All lanes of outbound I-55 are being pressured off at Central Avenue, and delays had been ongoing in each instructions as of about 5:20 a.m.

It was not instantly clear when the roadway would reopen.

The Eisenhower, Ogden Avenue or Pershing Highway can be utilized as alternate routes.

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