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Updated: August 19, 2013 8:28AM

WILMETTE — A motorcyclist was killed in a crash on the Edens Expressway in the north suburbs Sunday night.

The motorcyclist was in the southbound lanes of the Edens Expressway near East Lake Avenue in Wilmette about 9:10 p.m. when he lost control, hit the concrete median and was thrown over the wall into the northbound lanes of traffic, Illinois State Police Trooper Ivan Bukaczyk said.

Antoine Hogan, 37, of the 1600 block of South Prairie Avenue, Chicago, was pronounced dead at 12:50 a.m. Monday, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

State police are investigating.

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