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Fuel spill diverts traffic on Dan Ryan Expressway

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

Authorities are working to clean up a fuel spill on the Dan Ryan Expressway near 59th Street Sunday morning.

The spill was reported about 5:30 a.m. in the southbound local lanes of the expressway near 59th Street, according to Illinois State Police.Traffic is being diverted off the expressway near 55th Street and back on at 63rd Street, State Police said.

Crews are still on scene as of 6:40 a.m., and have called for a hazardous materials response for the spill, according to Fire Media Affairs.

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