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Body found on Dan Ryan Expressway

Updated: February 9, 2013 11:41PM

A man was found dead early Saturday on the Dan Ryan Expressway in the University Village neighborhood.

Police responded about 3:55 a.m. Saturday to the southbound ramp near Taylor Street on the Dan Ryan Expressway, Illinois State Police Master Sergeant Cameron said.

Someone spotted the body underneath the interstate and called 911, Cameron said.

The man, thought to be in his 60s, has not yet been identified, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

An autopsy is scheduled for Sunday. Illinois State Police District Chicago is investigating.

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