Crash leaves 1 dead, 4 injured on transition ramp between Dan Ryan and Skyway

April 19, 2014 6:36:39 AM PDT
One person has died after a crash on the transition ramp between the Dan Ryan and the Chicago Skyway, authorities said.

The crash forced the closure of the outbound ramp for several hours while police investigated early Saturday morning. The ramp has since reopened.

Illinois State Police said four others were hurt. The extent of the injuries is unknown.

The identity of the victim who died has not been released.