A 31-year-old man died Thursday afternoon after he was hit by a taxi in the Lakeview neighborhood.
The accident occurred about 3 p.m. near Grace Street and Lake Shore Drive, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
The man, Joseph Woss, 31, of the 11000 block of Kingston Street in Westchester, was pronounced dead at 4:09 p.m. at Illinois Masonic Medical Center, the medical examiner's office said Friday.
Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Joshua Purkiss confirmed that an incident in the 3800 block of Inner Lake Shore Drive had resulted in a fatality.
The motorcyclist was headed north on Inner Lake Shore Drive when he was hit by a taxi that was headed south on the Inner Drive, said Police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala. There were no citations issued, he said.