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Milan man dies in crash on I-74 ramp in Davenport, driver identified

A Milan, Illinois man died in a crash as he was merging from Interstate 74 onto Interstate 80.

DAVENPORT, Iowa -- A Milan, Illinois man died in a crash as he was merging from Interstate 74 onto Interstate 80.

Nathan Woods, 28, driving a Chevy Malibu Maxx, lost control as he headed westbound on I-74, trying to merge onto the I-80 westbound ramp, according to a statement from the Davenport Police Department.  The car went into a ditch before rolling "several times," ultimately coming to rest on the I-74 eastbound ramp from westbound I-80.

Police were called to the crash around 11:55 p.m. on Sunday, August 25.

Woods was taken to a nearby hospital where he died shortly after from his injuries, said police.

(Editor's note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated the time of the crash. The article has been updated)