All southbound local lanes near the Skyway Split remain closed for a traffic investigation.
All southbound lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway near the Skyway Split were closed Saturday after a 9-year-old boy was seriously injured in a vehicle crash on the South Side.
A woman, 27, was southbound just before 3 a.m. on I-94 near the Skyway Split when she lost control of her vehicle, veered off the roadway and crashed into a concrete barrier on the right shoulder, Illinois State Police said.
A 9-year-old boy, riding as a passenger in the vehicle, was transported to an area hospital with serious injuries, state police said.
The woman did not report any injuries, according to state police.
As of 8 a.m., all southbound local lanes remained closed for a traffic investigation, state police said. All traffic has been diverted into the express lanes.