Bicyclist Struck, Killed by Tractor-Trailer

Sky 5 / NBC Chicago

A bicyclist was killed Wednesday morning after being struck by a tractor-trailer in far south suburban Lansing.

The crash happened on the Torrence Avenue ramp to eastbound Interstate 80-94. The ramp was closed as of 6:30 a.m. as authorities invesigated.

The bicyclist was identified as 46-year-old Gene Allen Scow, of the 100 block of Hillcrest Lane in Bartlett.

Commuters needing to access I-80/94 were advised to take Ridge Road across the state line to Calumet Avenue.

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