CHICAGO — A man died following a stabbing just off the Magnificent Mile Tuesday evening.

Authorities responded around 7:45 p.m. to the 600 block of North Michigan Avenue on the report of a stabbing.

A 36-year-old man, later identified as Jeremey Walker, was initially transported in critical condition with a stab wound to the neck. Police said the man was involved in a physical altercation in the 0-100 block of West Ohio with an unknown suspect and alerted officers on the Mag Mile.

In a press conference Wednesday night, police said the stabbing was a result of road rage.

Jeremy Walker, courtesy Legal Help Firm

Walker was pronounced dead at Northwestern Hospital.

No one is in custody and police have not released a description of the suspect.

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