A crash shut down all lanes of the Edens Expressway near Wilson Avenue July 19, 2021.
The motorcyclist was pronounced dead on the scene. Drivers were forced off the expressway at the Wilson exit.
A motorcyclist died and another person was injured in a crash Monday morning on the Edens Expressway near Wilson Avenue, shutting down outbound lanes for over two hours.
The motorcyclist crashed around 5:30 a.m. and was pronounced dead at the scene, Chicago Fire Department spokesperson Larry Langford said. The person’s name hasn’t been released.
Another person was taken to a hospital in good condition, according to Langford.
All lanes were shut down until 8 a.m. for an investigation, Illinois State Police said. The circumstances of the crash were not immediately released.