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Driver fatally shot on Chicago Expressway

CHICAGO, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- A man was shot by another motorist as he drove onto Chicago's Dan Ryan Expressway, sending his vehicle crashing into parked cars and a store, police said.

Illinois State Police said Larry Porter, 25, was driving a black 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee south onto Interstate 94 late Wednesday night on the city's South Side when he was shot, the Chicago Tribune reported.

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The vehicle veered off the 87th Street off-ramp and struck several parked cars and a business at a shopping mall. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 34-year-old passenger suffered a minor graze wound. A second passenger was unharmed.

State police say the shooting is under investigation.

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