A man died and another person was ejected from a car that crashed on the ramp from westbound U.S. Route 30 to Northbound Interstate 57 in South Suburban Matteson, Illinois State Police said.
Accident reconstruction officers are at the scene and the ramp is closed, police said..
The Cook County medical examiner's office identified the man as Jevon Denton, of the 10300 block of South Union Avenue in the Fernwood neighborhood.
The man who died was not ejected from the vehicle, police said. The second person, whose age and gender was not available, was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.
Neither of the vehicle's occupants were wearing seatbelts, police said.
The crash happened about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday and the ramp was closed until about 5 a.m., police said. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times