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Cops: Man dead after he runs across I-94

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

A man is dead after he ran across Interstate 94 and was hit by a car early Sunday on the Far South Side, police said.

About 3 a.m., a 36-year-old man was heading north on I-94 in a 2007 Ford Taurus when a 22-year-old man ran across the roadway near 120th Street and was hit, Illinois State Police said in a statement.

The 22-year-old later died, police said. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office could not immediately confirm the death.

The far right two lanes on northbound I-94 were closed as of 5:20 a.m. while police investigated. The far left lane was still open to traffic, police said.

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