Lisle woman injured in accident Saturday morning in Naperville

Paramedics freed a 20-year-old Lisle woman from a vehicle after it crashed into a tree Saturday morning in Naperville, police said.

At 3:46 a.m., Naperville police and fire personnel were dispatched to the intersection of South Naper Boulevard and Culpepper Drive for a traffic collision with injuries.

Officers discovered that a blue 2021 Kia Forte had left the roadway and struck a tree.

The female driver was trapped but was eventually freed and taken to hospital with significant injuries. A small dog was found in the Kia and taken to a local veterinary hospital, where it succumbed to its injuries, police said.

Crash investigators and reconstruction specialists from the Naperville Police Department’s Traffic Unit responded to the scene. The roadway was closed until 8:20 am

The crash is under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Naperville Police Traffic Unit at (630) 420-8833.