Motorcycle crash on Eisenhower temporarily shuts down outbound lanes; later reopened

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CHICAGO — Outbound Eisenhower Expressway lanes were closed Saturday morning due to an accident involving a motorcycle.

The accident occurred around 9 a.m. near Kostner Avenue. The lanes were closed for a few hours. Illinois State Police told WGN-TV around 1 p.m. that the lanes had been reopened.

According to the Chicago Sun-Times, the motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.

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