Person shot dead on I-290 near Jane Byrne Interchange

Person shot dead on I-290 near Jane Byrne Interchange
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CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A person was shot and killed Friday afternoon on the Eisenhower Expressway just east of the Jane Byrne Interchange.

The person was dead on arrival about 1:30 p.m. on the inbound I-290 near Clinton Street, according to a Chicago Fire Department spokesman.

Details surrounding the shooting were not immediately clear.

Illinois State Police said all inbound traffic was being diverted off the expressway at Canal Street as of 2:10 p.m.

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