One killed in Dan Ryan crash

May 8, 2009 9:58:41 AM PDT
A deadly accident occurred on the Dan Ryan Expressway Friday morning. A driver was killed when his minivan slammed into the back of a semi that was attempting to avoid an accident.

The victim has not yet been identified.

The crash initially closed the three outbound lanes of the expressway, and two lanes remained closed throughout the morning rush.

No citations have been issued. Illinois state police are investigating.