Updated: Jun 26
The body found off the I94 near Skokie has been identified as Marisa Giuliana Moura-Srivatava, 53, of Hinsdale. The investigation in to her death has lead law enforcement to believe she was struck and killed by a hit and run motorist. Our deepest condolences to Marisa's family & loved ones.
We were unable to find a picture of Marisa.
Illinois State Police have released the following information:
ILLINOIS STATE POLICE INVESTIGATE BODY FOUND ON THE EDENS EXPRESSWAY
Chicago, IL – On June 18, 2020, at approximately 10:30 p.m., the Illinois State Police (ISP) District Chicago received a call from the Skokie Police Department reference a deceased body found on the roadway on Interstate 94 southbound at Old Orchard Road. ISP officers arrived on scene and located an unoccupied vehicle parked on Old Orchard Road over Interstate 94 with the engine running and the keys in the vehicle. All lanes of Interstate 94 southbound north of Old Orchard Road were closed at approximately 11:00 p.m. for an investigation. There were no witnesses located on scene. All lanes were reopened at approximately 2:00 a.m. This investigation is ongoing. No further information is available at this time.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or was traveling in or around the area at approximately 10:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 18, 2020, who may have information to share regarding the incident, is encouraged to contact the ISP at 847-294-4400. Callers can remain anonymous. All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.